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Visions of FilthDeviancy and Social Control in the Novels of Galdos

Visions of Filth: Deviancy and Social Control in the Novels of Galdos

Teresa Fuentes Peris

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237181
eISBN:
9781846314384
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314384
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book explores how notions of deviancy and social control are dramatized in the novels of the late nineteenth-century Spanish realist author Benito Perez Galdos. Galdos' treatment of prostitutes, ... More

The Voice of the HeartThe Working of Mervyn Peake's Imagination

The Voice of the Heart: The Working of Mervyn Peake's Imagination

G. Peter Winnington

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310225
eISBN:
9781846314391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314391
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The works of Mervyn Peake have fascinated readers for sixty years. His Gormenghast sequence of novels stands as one of the great imaginative accomplishments of twentieth-century literature. This book ... More

Voyages over VoicesCritical Essays on Anne Stevenson

Voyages over Voices: Critical Essays on Anne Stevenson

Angela Leighton (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314841
eISBN:
9781846316272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316272
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This is the first book-length critical exploration of the internationally acclaimed American-British poet Anne Stevenson. A past winner of The Poetry Foundation's Neglected Masters Award, the Lannan ... More

W. B. Yeats's A VisionExplications and Contexts

W. B. Yeats's A Vision: Explications and Contexts

Neil Mann, Matthew Gibson, and Claire Nally (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780983533924
eISBN:
9781781382219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780983533924.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

W. B. Yeats’s “A Vision”: Explications and Contexts is the first volume of essays dedicated to A Vision and the associated system developed by William Butler Yeats and his wife, George Yeats. A ... More

W.S. GrahamSpeaking Towards You

W.S. Graham: Speaking Towards You

Ralph Pite and Hester Jones (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235699
eISBN:
9781846314407
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314407
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

W. S. Graham's work was published by T. S. Eliot in the 1940s and 1950s, but as a major post-war poet, his work has received astonishingly little critical attention given its prestige and influence. ... More

War, Government and Power in Late Medieval France

War, Government and Power in Late Medieval France

Christopher Allmand (ed.)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236955
eISBN:
9781846314421
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314421
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

The essays in this book portray the public life of late medieval France, which established its position as a leader of western European society in the early modern world. A central theme is the ... More

What is Québécois Literature?Reflections on the Literary History of Francophone Writing in Canada

What is Québécois Literature?: Reflections on the Literary History of Francophone Writing in Canada

Rosemary Chapman

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319730
eISBN:
9781781381090
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319730.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book reflects on the construction, function and operation of literary history in the shift from a colonial to a postcolonial period, taking the example of francophone writing in Canada. The ... More

The Winter of DiscontentMyth, Memory, and History

The Winter of Discontent: Myth, Memory, and History

Tara Martin López

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781781380291
eISBN:
9781781381588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380291.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In the midst of the freezing winter of 1978-79, more than 2,000 strikes, infamously coined the “Winter of Discontent,” erupted across Britain as workers rejected the then Labour Government’s ... More

Witchcraft in Early Modern ScotlandJames' VI's Demonology and the North Berwick Witches

Witchcraft in Early Modern Scotland: James' VI's Demonology and the North Berwick Witches

Lawrence Normand and Gareth Roberts

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859896801
eISBN:
9781781380871
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859896801.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book provides an introduction to the key concepts of witchcraft and demonology through a detailed study of one of the best-known and most notorious episodes of Scottish history — the North ... More

Wolfe ToneSecond Edition

Wolfe Tone: Second Edition

Marianne Elliott

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318078
eISBN:
9781846317774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317774
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Theobald Wolfe Tone (1763–98) was the founder of Irish Republican nationalism. As such his political ideas and the circumstances of his life and early death have become powerful political weapons in ... More

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