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Pamela Colman SmithArtist, Feminist, and Mystic

Pamela Colman Smith: Artist, Feminist, and Mystic

Elizabeth Foley O'Connor

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781949979398
eISBN:
9781800341494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979398.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Today, Pamela Colman Smith is primarily remembered for designing the storied 1909 tarot deck that served as the model for T. S. Eliot’s Madame Sosostris and “her wicked pack of cards” in The Waste ... More

Art and the Nation StateThe Reception of Modern Art in Ireland

Art and the Nation State: The Reception of Modern Art in Ireland

Róisín Kennedy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781789622355
eISBN:
9781800852211
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622355.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Art and the Nation State is a wide-ranging study of the reception and critical debate on modernist art in Ireland from the foundation of the Irish Free State in 1922 to the end of the modernist era ... More

Haiti in the British ImaginationImperial Worlds, 1847-1915

Haiti in the British Imagination: Imperial Worlds, 1847-1915

Jack Daniel Webb

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800348226
eISBN:
9781800852075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800348226.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

In 1804, Haiti declared its independence from France to become the world’s first ‘black’ nation state. Throughout the nineteenth century, Haiti maintained its independence, consolidating and ... More

Italy's SeaEmpire and Nation in the Mediterranean, 1895-1945

Italy's Sea: Empire and Nation in the Mediterranean, 1895-1945

Valerie McGuire

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800348004
eISBN:
9781800852082
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800348004.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Enriching the metropole-colony frame that has tended to dominate studies of European colonial empire, this book assumes a transnational approach to modern Italy and establishes how Italy’s national ... More

The Hangover after the HandoverThings, Places and Cultural Icons in Hong Kong

The Hangover after the Handover: Things, Places and Cultural Icons in Hong Kong

Helena Y.W. Wu

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789621952
eISBN:
9781800341661
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621952.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

As a former British colony (1842-1997) and now a Special Administrative Region (from 1997 onwards) practicing the “One Country Two Systems” policy with the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong has ... More

Pen, print and communication in the eighteenth century

Pen, print and communication in the eighteenth century

Caroline Archer-Parré and Malcolm Dick (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622300
eISBN:
9781800341500
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622300.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Pen, print and communication in the eighteenth century is a volume of fourteen essays each of which explores the production, distribution and consumption of both private and public texts during the ... More

The Ties that BindTransatlantic Abolitionism in the Age of Reform, c. 1820-1866

The Ties that Bind: Transatlantic Abolitionism in the Age of Reform, c. 1820-1866

J. R. Oldfield

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622003
eISBN:
9781800341708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622003.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book explores the close affinities that bound together anti-slavery activists in Britain and the USA during the mid-nineteenth century, years that witnessed the overthrow of slavery in both the ... More

The Edwardians and the Making of a Modern Spanish Obsession

The Edwardians and the Making of a Modern Spanish Obsession

Kirsty Hooper

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621327
eISBN:
9781800341654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621327.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

What did the Edwardians know about Spain, and what was that knowledge worth? The Edwardians and the Making of a Modern Spanish Obsession draws on a vast store of largely unstudied primary source ... More

Wyndham Lewis's Cultural Criticism and the Infrastructures of Patronage

Wyndham Lewis's Cultural Criticism and the Infrastructures of Patronage

Nathan O'Donnell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781789621662
eISBN:
9781800341845
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621662.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Wyndham Lewis was both a serious proponent and forthright critic of modernism. His assault upon his contemporaries foreshadowed the twenty-first century scholarly interest in the networks, ... More

American Travellers in Liverpool

American Travellers in Liverpool

David Seed (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622041
eISBN:
9781800343467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622041.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Liverpool was one of the first consulates to be established by the USA. It was also the first port of call for most American travellers throughout the nineteenth century. Many of these visitors left ... More

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