New Georgia Encyclopedia

The New Georgia Encyclopedia is a digital resource created by Georgia Humanities in partnership with the University of Georgia Press, the University System of Georgia/GALILEO, and the Office of the Governor. Covering the history and culture of the state, the NGE is authoritative, richly illustrated, and essential for educators, tourists, journalists, and all stripes of curious people.

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Visit the homes and landmarks that shaped and inspired the South’s most celebrated authors. Thanks to the Encyclopedia of Alabama, the Mississippi Encyclopedia, and the Southern Literary Trail for collaborating with the NGE on this project, built on Northwestern University’s Knight Lab Story Map. Take the tour »

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