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Figurations of the Feminine in the Early French Women's Press, 1758-1848

Figurations of the Feminine in the Early French Women's Press, 1758-1848

Siobhán McIlvanney

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786941886
eISBN:
9781789623215
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941886.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the origins of the early French women’s press and traces the evolving representations of womanhood that appear over the first ninety years of women’s journals in France. It argues ... More

Journeys from the AbyssThe Holocaust and Forced Migration from the 1880s to the Present

Journeys from the Abyss: The Holocaust and Forced Migration from the 1880s to the Present

Tony Kushner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940629
eISBN:
9781786945051
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940629.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores Jewish refugee movements before, during and after the Holocaust, placing them in a longer history of forced migration from the 1880s to the present. It does not deny that there ... More

Black GermanAn Afro-German Life in the Twentieth Century By Theodor Michael

Black German: An Afro-German Life in the Twentieth Century By Theodor Michael

Theodor Michael

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383117
eISBN:
9781786944283
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383117.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is the first English translation of an important document in the history of the black presence in Germany and Europe: the autobiography of Theodor Michael. Theodor Michael is the last surviving ... More

Featuring Post-National SpainFilm Essays

Featuring Post-National Spain: Film Essays

Andrés Zamora

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781781383148
eISBN:
9781781384169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383148.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the last quarter of the twentieth century a considerable number of Spanish films were involved in the task of essaying the nation, that is, of attempting to make it or make it over, of trying to ... More

Race on Display in 20th- and 21st Century France

Race on Display in 20th- and 21st Century France

Katelyn E. Knox

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781781383094
eISBN:
9781781384152
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383094.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In Race on Display in 20th- and 21st-Century France Knox turns the tables France’s rhetoric of ‘internal otherness’, asking her reader not to spot those deemed France’s others but rather to ... More

Édith PiafA Cultural History

Édith Piaf: A Cultural History

David Looseley

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781781382578
eISBN:
9781786945280
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382578.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The world-famous French singer Édith Piaf (1915-63) was never just a singer. Dozens of biographies of her, of variable quality, have seldom got beyond the well known and usually contested ‘facts’ of ... More

Creolizing EuropeLegacies and Transformations

Creolizing Europe: Legacies and Transformations

Encarnación Gutiérrez Rodríguez and Shirley Anne Tate (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381717
eISBN:
9781781382288
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381717.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Creolizing Europe aims to interrogate creolization as the decolonial, rhizomatic thinking necessary for understanding the social and cultural transformations set in motion through trans/national ... More

Civilians and War in Europe, 1618–1815

Civilians and War in Europe, 1618–1815

Erica Charters, Eve Rosenhaft, and Hannah Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317118
eISBN:
9781846317699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317699
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the relationship between civilians and warfare from the start of the Thirty Years War to the end of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. It interrogates received narratives of ... More

The German-Jewish Soldiers of the First World War in History and Memory

The German-Jewish Soldiers of the First World War in History and Memory

Tim Grady

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316609
eISBN:
9781846316746
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316746
Subject:
History, European Modern History

World War I saw almost 100,000 German Jews wear the uniform of the Imperial army; some 12,000 of these soldiers lost their lives in battle. Over the last century, public memory of their sacrifice has ... More

The Place de la BastilleThe story of a quartier

The Place de la Bastille: The story of a quartier

Keith Reader

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316654
eISBN:
9781846316784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316784
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Epicentre of the French Revolution of 1789, erstwhile bastion of the skilled working class, centre of radical agitation, and, along with Pigalle and Montmartre, a focus for popular and raffish ... More

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