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Anti-Empire: Decolonial Interventions in Lusophone Literatures

Anti-Empire: Decolonial Interventions in Lusophone Literatures

Daniel F. Silva

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941008
eISBN:
9781789628999
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941008.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Anti-Empire explores how different writers across Lusophone spaces engage with imperial and colonial power at its various levels of domination, while imagining alternatives to dominant discourses ... More

The Cartographic CapitalMapping Third Republic Paris

The Cartographic Capital: Mapping Third Republic Paris

Kory Olson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786940964
eISBN:
9781789629033
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940964.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Through official maps, this book looks at how government presentations of Paris and environs change over the course of the Third Republic (1889-1934). Governmental policies, such as the creation of a ... More

Decadent ModernityCivilisation and 'Latinidad' in Spanish America, 1880-1920

Decadent Modernity: Civilisation and 'Latinidad' in Spanish America, 1880-1920

Michela Coletta

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941312
eISBN:
9781789629040
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941312.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

How did Latin Americans represent their own countries as modern? By treating modernity as a ubiquitous category in which ideas of progress and decadence are far from being mutually exclusive, this ... More

E. T. A. HoffmanTransgressive Romanticism

E. T. A. Hoffman: Transgressive Romanticism

Christopher R. Clason (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941213
eISBN:
9781789629057
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941213.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This collection of essays addresses a very broad range of Hoffmann’s most significant works, examining them through the lens of “transgression.” Transgression bears relevance to E. T. A. Hoffmann’s ... More

Excavating the FutureArchaeology and Geopolitics in Contemporary North American Science Fiction Film and Television

Excavating the Future: Archaeology and Geopolitics in Contemporary North American Science Fiction Film and Television

Shawn Malley

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941190
eISBN:
9781789629088
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941190.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Well-known in popular culture for tomb-raiding and mummy-wrangling, the archaeologist is also a rich though often unacknowledged figure for constructing ‘strange new worlds’ from ‘strange old worlds’ ... More

Frères EnnemisThe French in American Literature, Americans in French Literature

Frères Ennemis: The French in American Literature, Americans in French Literature

William Cloonan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941329
eISBN:
9781789629101
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941329.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

Frères Ennemis focuses on Franco-American tensions as portrayed in works of literature. An Introduction is followed by nine chapters, each centred on a French or American literary text which shows ... More

From Bataille to BadiouLignes, the Preservation of Radical French Thought, 1987-2017

From Bataille to Badiou: Lignes, the Preservation of Radical French Thought, 1987-2017

Adrian May

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786940438
eISBN:
9781789629118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940438.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book provides an exhaustive reading of the significant yet understudied intellectual review Lignes, from 1987 to 2017, to demonstrate how it has managed to preserve and develop the legacy of ... More

From Wheel House to Counting HouseEssays in Maritime Business History in Honour of Professor Peter Neville Davies

From Wheel House to Counting House: Essays in Maritime Business History in Honour of Professor Peter Neville Davies

Lewis R. Fischer (ed.)

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780969588511
eISBN:
9781786944924
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780969588511.001.0001
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This volume is dedicated to Maritime Business History, by means of commemorating the career of Professor Peter Neville Davies, a prominent member of the Economic and Social History department of the ... More

Henry Smeathman, the FlycatcherNatural History, Slavery, and Empire in the Late Eighteenth Century

Henry Smeathman, the Flycatcher: Natural History, Slavery, and Empire in the Late Eighteenth Century

Deirdre Coleman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786940537
eISBN:
9781789629132
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940537.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

In 1771 Joseph Banks, John Fothergill and other wealthy collectors sent a talented, self-taught naturalist to Sierra Leone to collect all things rare and curious, from moths to monkeys. The name of ... More

Isaac NelsonRadical Abolitionist, Evangelical Presbyterian, and Irish Nationalist

Isaac Nelson: Radical Abolitionist, Evangelical Presbyterian, and Irish Nationalist

Daniel Ritchie

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941282
eISBN:
9781789629149
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941282.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book reconsiders the career of an important, controversial, but neglected figure in this history of Irish Presbyterianism. The Revd Isaac Nelson is mostly remembered for his opposition to the ... More

Locating Guyane

Locating Guyane

Sarah Wood and Catriona MacLeod

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941114
eISBN:
9781789629163
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941114.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Overseas department of France in Amazonia and ‘ultraperipheral region’ of the EU, Guyane (French Guiana) is at the juncture of Europe, the Caribbean and South America. This collection of essays ... More

The Market for Seamen in the Age of Sail

The Market for Seamen in the Age of Sail

Lewis R. Fischer (ed.)

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780969588566
eISBN:
9781786944870
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780969588566.001.0001
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This volume collects eight essays that all attempt to answer two key concerns: did markets for seafarers exist in the age of sail; and, if so, were these markets efficient? The question was initially ... More

Poetry & BarthesAnglophone Responses 1970-2000

Poetry & Barthes: Anglophone Responses 1970-2000

Calum Gardner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941367
eISBN:
9781789629231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941367.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This book is the first study of how the work of Roland Barthes, one of the most influential literary theorists of the twentieth century, came to be understood by poets working in English. Beginning ... More

Post-Migratory Cultures in Postcolonial France

Post-Migratory Cultures in Postcolonial France

Kathryn Kleppinger and Laura Reeck (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941138
eISBN:
9781789629255
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941138.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Post-Migratory Cultures in Postcolonial France offers a critical assessment of the ways in which French writers, filmmakers, musicians and other artists descended from immigrants from former colonial ... More

Readings in the Cantos: Volume I

Readings in the Cantos: Volume I

Richard Parker (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781942954408
eISBN:
9781786944337
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781942954408.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This project provides critical readings of individual sections of The Cantos of Ezra Pound written by prominent Pound scholars who combine critical insight with useful information about sources and ... More

Reframing Irish Youth in the Sixties

Reframing Irish Youth in the Sixties

Carole Holohan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941237
eISBN:
9781789629279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941237.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Reframing Irish Youth in the Sixties focuses on the position of youth in the Republic of Ireland at a time when the meaning of youth was changing internationally. It argues that the reformulation of ... More

A Scientific Companion to Robert Frost

A Scientific Companion to Robert Frost

Virginia F. Smith

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781942954484
eISBN:
9781786945099
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781942954484.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Mention Robert Frost and people instantly think of snowy woods and less-traveled paths and rural neighbors meeting to fix their stone fence. But what does Robert Frost have to do with science? You ... More

Socialism and the Diasporic 'Other'A Comparative Study of Irish Catholic and Jewish Radical and Communal Politics in East London, 1889-1912

Socialism and the Diasporic 'Other': A Comparative Study of Irish Catholic and Jewish Radical and Communal Politics in East London, 1889-1912

Daniel Renshaw

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941220
eISBN:
9781789629316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941220.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Socialism and the Diasporic ‘Other’ simultaneously examines how left-wing politics functioned within the diasporic communities and how Irish and Jewish populations were viewed by the wider socialist ... More

Translating New YorkThe City's Languages in Iberian Literatures

Translating New York: The City's Languages in Iberian Literatures

Regina Galasso

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941121
eISBN:
9781789629354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941121.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The cultural production of Spanish-speaking New York is closely linked to the Caribbean and to Latin America at large, but the city also plays a pivotal role in the work of a host of authors from the ... More

Two Irelands Beyond the SeaUlster Unionism and America, 1880-1920

Two Irelands Beyond the Sea: Ulster Unionism and America, 1880-1920

Lindsey Flewelling

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786940452
eISBN:
9781789629361
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940452.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Two Irelands beyond the Sea: Ulster Unionism and America, 1880-1920 uncovers the transnational movement by Ireland’s unionists as they worked to maintain the Union with Great Britain during the Home ... More

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