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The Performance of Listening in Postcolonial Francophone Culture

The Performance of Listening in Postcolonial Francophone Culture

Jennifer Solheim

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781786940827
eISBN:
9781786945082
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940827.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The Performance of Listening in Postcolonial Francophone Culture argues That globalized media has allowed for efficient transmission of transnational culture, and in turn, our everyday experiences ... More

Peripheral Visions / Global SoundsFrom Galicia to the World

Peripheral Visions / Global Sounds: From Galicia to the World

José Colmeiro

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781786940308
eISBN:
9781786944399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940308.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Galician audio/visual culture has experienced an unprecedented period of growth following the process of political and cultural devolution in post-Franco Spain. This creative explosion has occurred ... More

The CaribbeanAesthetics, World-Ecology, Politics

The Caribbean: Aesthetics, World-Ecology, Politics

Chris Campbell and Michael Niblett (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781781382950
eISBN:
9781781384022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382950.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This unique edited collection of scholarly articles brings together the work of a diverse range of literary and cultural critics, creative writers, and environmental and social activists. It marks an ... More

Distant freedom"St Helena and the abolition of the slave trade, 1840-1872"

Distant freedom: "St Helena and the abolition of the slave trade, 1840-1872"

Andrew Pearson

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781781382837
eISBN:
9781781383957
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382837.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This book is an examination of the South Atlantic island of St Helena’s involvement in the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade. In the decades after 1807, British anti-slavery revolved around ... More

Cultures of AnyoneStudies on Cultural Democratization in the Spanish Neoliberal Crisis

Cultures of Anyone: Studies on Cultural Democratization in the Spanish Neoliberal Crisis

Luis Moreno-Caballud

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381939
eISBN:
9781781382295
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381939.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book studies the emergence of collaborative and non-hierarchical cultures in the context of the Spanish economic crisis of 2008. It explains how peer-to-peer social networks that have arisen ... More

Magazines, Travel, and Middlebrow CultureCanadian Periodicals in English and French, 1925-1960

Magazines, Travel, and Middlebrow Culture: Canadian Periodicals in English and French, 1925-1960

Faye Hammill and Michelle Smith

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781781381403
eISBN:
9781781382332
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381403.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

A century ago, the golden age of magazine publishing coincided with the beginning of a golden age of travel. Images of speed and flight dominated the pages of the new mass-market periodicals. This ... More

Dada 1916 in TheoryPractices of Critical Resistance

Dada 1916 in Theory: Practices of Critical Resistance

Dafydd Jones

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781781380208
eISBN:
9781781381526
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380208.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Dada formed in 1916 in a world of rational appearances that belied a raging confusion – in the middle of the First World War, in the neutral centre of a warring continent, at the core of Western art. ... More

Sacred ModernityNature, Environment and the Postcolonial Geographies of Sri Lankan Nationhood

Sacred Modernity: Nature, Environment and the Postcolonial Geographies of Sri Lankan Nationhood

Tariq Jazeel

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318863
eISBN:
9781846319976
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318863.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Sacred Modernity argues how everyday non-secular experiences of the natural world in Sri Lanka perpetuate ethno-religious identitarian narratives. It demonstrates the relationships between spaces of ... More

Contesting ViewsThe Visual Economy of France and Algeria

Contesting Views: The Visual Economy of France and Algeria

Edward Welch and Joseph McGonagle

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318849
eISBN:
9781846317958
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318849.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Fifty years after Algerian independence, the legacy of France's Algerian past, and the ongoing complexities of the Franco-Algerian relationship, remain a key preoccupation in both countries. A ... More

London UndergroundA Cultural Geography

London Underground: A Cultural Geography

David Ashford

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318597
eISBN:
9781846318016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318597.001.0000
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Engaging with the rich catalogue of cultural material relating to the London Underground, this cultural geography sets out to explore one of the strangest spaces of the modern world. The first to ... More

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