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The Fire That BreaksGerard Manley Hopkins's Poetic Legacies

The Fire That Breaks: Gerard Manley Hopkins's Poetic Legacies

Daniel Westover and Thomas Alan Holmes (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781942954361
eISBN:
9781786944375
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781942954361.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The Fire that Breaks traces Gerard Manley Hopkins’s continuing and pervasive influence among writers of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Not only do the essays explore responses to Hopkins ... 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:
Liverpool University Press
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 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

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:
Liverpool University Press
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:
Liverpool University Press
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

Singing the LawOral Jurisprudence and the Crisis of Colonial Modernity in East African Literature

Singing the Law: Oral Jurisprudence and the Crisis of Colonial Modernity in East African Literature

Peter Leman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621136
eISBN:
9781800341227
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621136.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

“Singing the Law” is about the legal lives and afterlives of oral cultures in East Africa, particularly as they appear within the pages of written literatures during the colonial and postcolonial ... More

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