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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

Kinship Across the Black AtlanticWriting Diasporic Relations

Kinship Across the Black Atlantic: Writing Diasporic Relations

Gigi Adair

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620375
eISBN:
9781789629804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620375.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This book considers the meaning of kinship across black Atlantic diasporas in the Caribbean, Western Europe and North America via readings of six contemporary novels. It draws upon and combines ... More

Sideways in TimeCritical Essays on Alternate History Fiction

Sideways in Time: Critical Essays on Alternate History Fiction

Glyn Morgan and Charul Palmer-Patel (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620139
eISBN:
9781789623765
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620139.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This book is the first collection of scholarly essays on alternate history in over a decade and features contributions from a mixture of major figures and rising stars in the field of science fiction ... More

Iris Murdoch

Iris Murdoch

Anne Rowe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780746312162
eISBN:
9781789629743
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780746312162.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This volume takes into account the variety of talents that inform not only Iris Murdoch’s twenty-six best-selling novels, but also her philosophical, theological and critical writing, which together ... More

Sport and Monstrosity in Science Fiction

Sport and Monstrosity in Science Fiction

Derek J. Thiess

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781786942227
eISBN:
9781789623789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786942227.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Sport and Monstrosity in Science Fiction examines fantastic representations of sport in science fiction, both cataloguing this almost entirely unexamined literary tradition and arguing that the ... More

Walter Greenwood's 'Love on the Dole'Novel, Play, Film

Walter Greenwood's 'Love on the Dole': Novel, Play, Film

Chris Hopkins

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941145
eISBN:
9781789629422
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941145.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Love on the Dole (1933) is the best-remembered novel about the unemployed during the Depression, and has never been out of print. Its working-class author, Walter Greenwood, went overnight from being ... More

Penelope Fitzgerald

Penelope Fitzgerald

Hugh Adlington

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780746312957
eISBN:
9781789629224
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780746312957.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Penelope Fitzgerald (1916-2000) has been acclaimed as one of the finest novelists of the late-twentieth century. Four of her novels were shortlisted for the Booker Prize. One of them, Offshore ... More

Sons and Lovers: The Biography of a Novel

Sons and Lovers: The Biography of a Novel

Neil Roberts

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781942954187
eISBN:
9781786944139
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954187.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Lawrence’s autobiographical novel Sons and Lovers was written in four drafts between August 1910 and November 1912. During that period Lawrence’s mother died, he finally broke with Jessie Chambers, ... More

Virginia Woolf and Her Female Contemporaries

Virginia Woolf and Her Female Contemporaries

Julie Vandivere and Megan Hicks (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781942954088
eISBN:
9781786944122
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954088.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Virginia Woolf and Her Female Contemporaries seeks to contextualize Virginia Woolf’s writing alongside the work of other women writers during the first decades of the twentieth-century.  This volume ... More

Writing Life: Early Twentieth-Century Autobiographies of the Artist-Hero

Writing Life: Early Twentieth-Century Autobiographies of the Artist-Hero

Mhairi Pooler

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781781381977
eISBN:
9781786945242
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781781381977.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Writing Life offers a revisionary exploration of the relationship between an author’s life and art. By examining the self-representation of authors across the schism between Victorianism and ... More

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