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What Forms Can DoThe Work of Form in 20th- and 21st- Century French Literature and Thought

What Forms Can Do: The Work of Form in 20th- and 21st- Century French Literature and Thought

Patrick Crowley and Shirley Jordan (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620658
eISBN:
9781789623918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620658.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The chapters in this book respond to important questions about the formal properties of French literary texts and the agency of form. A central feature of twentieth- and twenty-first century French ... More

Middle-Class Life in Victorian Belfast

Middle-Class Life in Victorian Belfast

Alice Johnson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620313
eISBN:
9781789629910
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620313.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book reconstructs the social world of upper middle-class Belfast during the time of the city’s greatest growth, between the 1830s and the 1880s. Using extensive primary material including ... More

Final FrontiersScience Fiction and Techno-Science in Non-Aligned India

Final Frontiers: Science Fiction and Techno-Science in Non-Aligned India

Upamanyu Pablo Mukherjee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620283
eISBN:
9781789629699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620283.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This is the first book-length study of the relationship between science fiction, the techno-scientific policies of independent India, and the global non-aligned movement that emerged as a response to ... More

Image of a ManThe Journal of Keith Vaughan

Image of a Man: The Journal of Keith Vaughan

Alex Belsey

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620290
eISBN:
9781789623574
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620290.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The post-war British artist Keith Vaughan (1912-77) painted male figures, whether alone or in groups, as a life-long enquiry into identity, sensuality, and the sanctity of the body. Yet Vaughan was ... More

John Keats' Medical NotebookText, Context, and Poems

John Keats' Medical Notebook: Text, Context, and Poems

Hrileena Ghosh

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620610
eISBN:
9781789629798
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620610.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The poet John Keats trained as a surgeon at Guy’s Hospital, London while simultaneously making his way as a poet. This book focuses attention on an important but hitherto neglected manuscript: the ... More

LeftoversEating, Drinking and Re-thinking with Case Studies from Post-war French Fiction

Leftovers: Eating, Drinking and Re-thinking with Case Studies from Post-war French Fiction

Ruth Cruickshank

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620672
eISBN:
9781789629828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620672.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Eating and drinking are essential to survival. Yet for human animals, they are ambivalent, proliferating with ideological, historical and psychological leftovers. This study reveals and mobilizes the ... More

Misreading Anita BrooknerAestheticism, Intertextuality and the Queer Nineteenth Century

Misreading Anita Brookner: Aestheticism, Intertextuality and the Queer Nineteenth Century

Peta Mayer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620597
eISBN:
9781789629927
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620597.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Anita Brookner was a best-selling women’s writer, Booker Prize winner and an historian of French Romantic art. However she is best known for writing boring, outdated books about lonely, single women. ... More

Postcolonial Realms of MemorySites and Symbols in Modern France

Postcolonial Realms of Memory: Sites and Symbols in Modern France

Etienne Achille, Charles Forsdick, and Lydie Moudileno (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620665
eISBN:
9781789623666
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620665.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Recognized as one of the most influential studies of memory in the late twentieth century for its elaboration of a ground-breaking paradigm for rethinking the relationship between the nation, ... More

Science Fiction and Psychology

Science Fiction and Psychology

Gavin Miller

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620603
eISBN:
9781789623758
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620603.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Psychology and Science Fiction goes beyond such incidental observations and engagements to offer an in-depth exploration of science fiction literature’s varied use of psychological discourses, ... More

Capital Punishment in Independent IrelandA Social, Legal and Political History

Capital Punishment in Independent Ireland: A Social, Legal and Political History

David M. Doyle and Liam O'Callaghan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620276
eISBN:
9781789629545
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620276.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This is a comprehensive and nuanced historical survey of the death penalty in Ireland from the immediate post-Civil War period through to its complete abolition. Using original archival material, ... More

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