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Sex, Sea, and SelfSexuality and Nationalism in French Caribbean Discourses, 1924-1948

Sex, Sea, and Self: Sexuality and Nationalism in French Caribbean Discourses, 1924-1948

Jacqueline Couti

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781800859944
eISBN:
9781800852860
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859944.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Sex, Sea, and Self excavates forgotten voices and their layered discourses to underscore the complexity of identity politics in the French Caribbean between 1924 and 1948. This study looks at a time ... More

Sailor TalkLabor, Utterance, and Meaning in the Works of Melville, Conrad, and London

Sailor Talk: Labor, Utterance, and Meaning in the Works of Melville, Conrad, and London

Mary K. Bercaw Edwards

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781800859654
eISBN:
9781800852273
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859654.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Throughout history, most people have encountered the language of sailors in ports. Such language, including nautical terminology, occupational lore, and the coterie speech that bound crews together, ... More

Post-Millennial PalestineLiterature, Memory, Resistance

Post-Millennial Palestine: Literature, Memory, Resistance

Rachel Gregory Fox and Ahmad Qabaha (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800348271
eISBN:
9781800852198
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800348271.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Post-Millennial Palestine: Literature, Memory, Resistance confronts how Palestinians have recently felt obliged to re-think memory and resistance in response to dynamic political and regional changes ... More

Lewis Grassic Gibbon

Lewis Grassic Gibbon

William K. Malcolm

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789620627
eISBN:
9781789629859
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620627.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Lewis Grassic Gibbon galvanized the Scottish literary scene in 1932 with Sunset Song, the first novel of the epic trilogy A Scots Quair, that drew vividly upon his deprived upbringing on a small ... More

Modern Writers, Transnational LiteraturesRabindranath Tagore and W. B. Yeats

Modern Writers, Transnational Literatures: Rabindranath Tagore and W. B. Yeats

Ragini Mohite

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781949979060
eISBN:
9781789629934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979060.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Modern Writers, Transnational Literatures offers a fresh critical perspective on the work of Rabindranath Tagore and W. B. Yeats from the beginning of the twentieth century, the point at which their ... More

Ecocritics and EcoskepticsA Humanist Reading of Recent French Ecofiction

Ecocritics and Ecoskeptics: A Humanist Reading of Recent French Ecofiction

Jonathan F. Krell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622058
eISBN:
9781800341319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622058.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Michel Serres and Luc Ferry represent the two opposing views of ecology in contemporary French philosophy. Serres calls for a “natural contract” that would ensure a symbiotic relationship between ... More

Futuristic Cars and Space BicyclesContesting the Road in American Science Fiction

Futuristic Cars and Space Bicycles: Contesting the Road in American Science Fiction

Jeremy Withers

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621754
eISBN:
9781800341357
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621754.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Futuristic Cars and Space Bicycles is the first book to examine the history of representations of the automobile and of marginalized transportation technologies such as the bicycle throughout the ... More

The Literary Afterlives of Roger Casement, 1899-2016

The Literary Afterlives of Roger Casement, 1899-2016

Alison Garden

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621815
eISBN:
9781800341678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621815.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This groundbreaking study explores the literary afterlives of Ireland’s most enigmatic, shape-shifting and controversial son: Roger Casement. A seminal human rights activist, a key figure in the ... More

Science Fiction and Climate ChangeA Sociological Approach

Science Fiction and Climate Change: A Sociological Approach

Andrew Milner and J.R. Burgmann

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621723
eISBN:
9781800341180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621723.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Despite the occasional upsurge of climate change scepticism among Anglophone conservative politicians and journalists, there is still a near consensus among climate scientists that current levels of ... More

The HangoverA Literary and Cultural History

The Hangover: A Literary and Cultural History

Jonanthon Shears

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621198
eISBN:
9781800341234
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621198.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

What is a hangover? How does it feel to suffer from one? What can hangovers tell us about the way attitudes to alcohol have developed over time? Why have hangovers been neglected in our critical ... More

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