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Abdelkébir KhatibiPostcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Jane Hiddleston and Khalid Lyamlahy (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Abdelkébir Khatibi (1938–2009) is one of the greatest Moroccan thinkers, and one of the most important theorists of both postcolonialism and Islamic culture of the late twentieth and early ... More

Absent the ArchiveCultural Traces of a Massacre in Paris, 17 October 1961

Absent the Archive: Cultural Traces of a Massacre in Paris, 17 October 1961

Lia Brozgal

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622386
eISBN:
9781800341289
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622386.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Cultural Traces of a Massacre in Paris: The October 17, 1961 Anarchive is the first cultural history devoted to literary and visual representations of the police massacre of peaceful Algerian ... More

The Alvarez GenerationThom Gunn, Geoffrey Hill, Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath, and Peter Porter

The Alvarez Generation: Thom Gunn, Geoffrey Hill, Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath, and Peter Porter

William Wootten

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789627947
eISBN:
9781800851054
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789627947.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This book is the biography of a taste in poetry and its consequences. During the 1950s and 1960s, a generation of poets appeared who would eschew the restrained manner of Movement poets such as ... More

American Travellers in Liverpool

American Travellers in Liverpool

David Seed (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622041
eISBN:
9781800343467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622041.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Liverpool was one of the first consulates to be established by the USA. It was also the first port of call for most American travellers throughout the nineteenth century. Many of these visitors left ... More

British Women's Writing, 1930 to 1960Between the Waves

British Women's Writing, 1930 to 1960: Between the Waves

Sue Kennedy and Jane Thomas (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789621822
eISBN:
9781800341302
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621822.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

British Women Writers 1930 – 1960: Between the Waves contributes to the vital recuperative work on mid-twentieth century writing by and for women. Fourteen original essays from leading academics and ... More

Cities of Splendour in the Shaping of Sephardi History

Cities of Splendour in the Shaping of Sephardi History

Jane S. Gerber

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781904113300
eISBN:
9781800343276
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113300.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Sephardi identity has meant different things at different times, but has always entailed a connection with Spain, from which the Jews were expelled in 1492. While Sephardi Jews have lived in numerous ... More

Collected EssaysVolume III

Collected Essays: Volume III

Haym Soloveitchik

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781904113997
eISBN:
9781800851061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113997.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Continuing the contribution to medieval Jewish intellectual history, this book's author focuses here on the radical pietist movement of Ḥasidei Ashkenaz and its main literary work, Sefer Ḥasidim, and ... More

Comedy and CrisisPieter Langendijk, the Dutch, and the Speculative Bubbles of 1720

Comedy and Crisis: Pieter Langendijk, the Dutch, and the Speculative Bubbles of 1720

Joyce Goggin and Frans De Bruyn

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622201
eISBN:
9781800341647
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622201.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Drama

Comedy and Crisis features the first ever scholarly English translation of two plays by the eighteenth-century Dutch playwright Pieter Langendijk: Quincampoix, or the Wind Traders [Quincampoix of de ... More

The Culture of WarLiterature of the Siege of Paris 1870-1871

The Culture of War: Literature of the Siege of Paris 1870-1871

Colin Foss

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789621921
eISBN:
9781800341623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621921.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The Culture of War explores the unexpected flourishing of literature both high and low during the Siege of Paris at the end of the Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871. When Prussian forces completely ... 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

Economic Warfare and the SeaGrand Strategies for Maritime Powers, c. 1600-1945

Economic Warfare and the Sea: Grand Strategies for Maritime Powers, c. 1600-1945

David Morgan-Owen and Louis Halewood (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789621594
eISBN:
9781800341166
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621594.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Economic Warfare and the Sea examines the relationship between trade, maritime warfare, and strategic thought between the early modern period and the late-twentieth century. Featuring contributions ... More

Figures of Authority in Nineteenth-Century Ireland

Figures of Authority in Nineteenth-Century Ireland

Raphaël Ingelbien and Susan Galavan (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622409
eISBN:
9781800341333
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622409.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This interdisciplinary collection investigates the forms that authority assumed in nineteenth-century Ireland, the relations they bore to international redefinitions of authority, and Irish ... More

Final Judgement and the Dead in Medieval Jewish Thought

Final Judgement and the Dead in Medieval Jewish Thought

Susan Weissman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781906764975
eISBN:
9781800851085
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764975.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Through a detailed analysis of ghost tales in the Ashkenazi pietistic work Sefer ḥasidim, this book documents a major transformation in Jewish attitudes and practices regarding the dead and the ... More

Fishermen, the Fishing Industry and the Great War at SeaA Forgotten History?

Fishermen, the Fishing Industry and the Great War at Sea: A Forgotten History?

Robb Robinson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781786941756
eISBN:
9781789623222
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941756.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Recent discussion, academic publications and many of the national exhibitions relating to the Great War at sea have focused on capital ships, Jutland and perhaps U-boats. Very little has been ... More

The Hangover after the HandoverThings, Places and Cultural Icons in Hong Kong

The Hangover after the Handover: Things, Places and Cultural Icons in Hong Kong

Helena Y.W. Wu

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789621952
eISBN:
9781800341661
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621952.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

As a former British colony (1842-1997) and now a Special Administrative Region (from 1997 onwards) practicing the “One Country Two Systems” policy with the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong has ... More

In the Footsteps of Flora TristanA Political Biography

In the Footsteps of Flora Tristan: A Political Biography

Máire Fedelma Cross

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622454
eISBN:
9781800341401
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622454.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Through the use of the tropes of intersectionality and transnationalism, this first-ever study of Jules Puech (1879–1957), is a double biography as it makes an intergenerational journey through his ... More

Juvenal: Satires Book V

Juvenal: Satires Book V

John Godwin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622171
eISBN:
9781800851030
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622171.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Juvenal’s fifth and last book of Satires consists of three complete poems and one fragment. The poems offer a scandalised exposure of human folly and vice, but the poet also appears to be promoting ... 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

Madeleine DringLady Composer

Madeleine Dring: Lady Composer

Wanda Brister and Jay Rosenblatt

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781949979312
eISBN:
9781800341449
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979312.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This book is the first scholarly biography of Madeleine Dring (1923–1977). Using diaries, letters, and extensive archival research, the narrative examines her career and explores her music. The story ... More

Maimonides the UniversalistThe Ethical Horizons of the Mishneh Torah

Maimonides the Universalist: The Ethical Horizons of the Mishneh Torah

Menachem Kellner and David Gillis

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781906764555
eISBN:
9781800851078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764555.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Maimonides ends each book of his legal code, the Mishneh torah, with a moral or philosophical reflection, in which he lifts his eyes, as it were, from purely halakhic concerns and surveys broader ... More

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