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Writing Galicia into the WorldNew Cartographies, New Poetics

Writing Galicia into the World: New Cartographies, New Poetics

Kirsty Hooper

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316678
eISBN:
9781846316807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316807
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book explores a part of Europe's cultural and social landscape that has until now remained largely unmapped: the body of creative work emerging since the 1970s from contact between the small ... More

Writing LiverpoolEssays and Interviews

Writing Liverpool: Essays and Interviews

Deryn Rees-Jones and Michael Murphy (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310737
eISBN:
9781846314476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314476
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Featuring interviews and essays from the likes of Alan Bleasdale, Terence Davies, Linda Grant, Roger McGough, Willy Russell, Levi Tafari, and Paul Du Noyer, the book asks if there is a distinctive ... More

Writing Modern Ireland

Writing Modern Ireland

Catherine E Paul (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780989082693
eISBN:
9781781382417
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780989082693.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Bringing together leading scholars of modern and contemporary literature, this book considers the ways in which modernization has shaped Irish identity over the course of the past century. It ... More

Writing on the Fault LineHaitian Literature and the Earthquake of 2010

Writing on the Fault Line: Haitian Literature and the Earthquake of 2010

Martin Munro

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381465
eISBN:
9781781382233
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381465.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

What are the effects of a catastrophic earthquake on a society, its culture and politics? Which of these effects are temporary, and which endure? Are the various effects immediately discernible, or ... More

Yellow Jack and the WormBritish Naval Administration in the West Indies, 1739-1748

Yellow Jack and the Worm: British Naval Administration in the West Indies, 1739-1748

Duncan Crewe

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853232674
eISBN:
9781846317361
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317361
Subject:
History, Military History

Between 1739 and 1742, Britain's major war effort against Spain was concentrated in the Caribbean. This book sets out to examine the problems involved in operating and administering the overseas ... More

The Young Kim PhilbySoviet Spy and British Intelligence Officer

The Young Kim Philby: Soviet Spy and British Intelligence Officer

Edward Harrison

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780859898676
eISBN:
9781781387283
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859898676.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Kim Philby is perhaps the most notorious traitor in British history and the archetypal spy: ingenious, charming, and deceitful. The reluctance of the British and Russian governments to reveal full ... More

Zachary Macaulay 1768–1838The Steadfast Scot in the British Anti-Slavery Movement

Zachary Macaulay 1768–1838: The Steadfast Scot in the British Anti-Slavery Movement

Iain Whyte

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846316968
eISBN:
9781846317057
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317057
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In 1833 Thomas Fowell Buxton, the parliamentary successor to William Wilberforce, proposed a toast to ‘the anti-slavery tutor of us all – Mr Macaulay’. Yet Zachary Macaulay's considerable ... More

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