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Biology and MannersEssays on the Worlds and Works of Lois McMaster Bujold

Biology and Manners: Essays on the Worlds and Works of Lois McMaster Bujold

Regina Yung Lee and Una McCormack (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621730
eISBN:
9781800341296
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621730.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This volume is a new collection of scholarly essays on the US science fiction and fantasy writer Lois McMaster Bujold. The collection argues for the significant contributions Bujold’s works make to ... More

Ezra Pound, Italy, and the Cantos

Ezra Pound, Italy, and the Cantos

Massimo Bacigalupo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781949979008
eISBN:
9781789629675
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979008.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This exploration of the Italian background of The Cantos provides indispensable keys to an understanding of a major American epic. Bacigalupo follows Pound’s steps through Italian cities and ... More

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

Gendered EcologiesNew Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century

Gendered Ecologies: New Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century

Dewey W. Hall and Jillmarie Murphy (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781949979046
eISBN:
9781789629705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979046.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Gendered Ecologies: New Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century is comprised of a diverse collection of essays featuring analyses of literary women writers, ... 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

Henry Crabb RobinsonRomantic Comparatist, 1790-1811

Henry Crabb Robinson: Romantic Comparatist, 1790-1811

Philipp Hunnekuhl

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621785
eISBN:
9781800341388
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621785.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Henry Crabb Robinson (1775–1867) earned his place in literary history as a perceptive diarist from 1811 onwards. Drawing substantially on hitherto unpublished manuscript sources, Henry Crabb ... More

Hidden Texts, Hidden Nation(Re)Discoveries of Wales in Travel Writing in French and German (1780-2018)

Hidden Texts, Hidden Nation: (Re)Discoveries of Wales in Travel Writing in French and German (1780-2018)

Kathryn N Jones, Carol Tully, and Heather Williams

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621433
eISBN:
9781800341395
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621433.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This book examines the representation of Wales and ‘Welshness’ in texts by French (including Breton) and German-speaking travellers from 1780 to the present day, focusing on key points in the period ... 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

Material TransgressionsBeyond Romantic Bodies, Genders, Things

Material Transgressions: Beyond Romantic Bodies, Genders, Things

Kate Singer, Ashley Cross, and Suzanne Barnett (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621778
eISBN:
9781800341463
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621778.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Material Transgressions reveals how Romantic-era authors think outside of historical and theoretical ideologies that reiterate notions of sexed bodies, embodied subjectivities, isolated things, or ... More

Poetry & the Dictionary

Poetry & the Dictionary

Andrew Blades and Piers Pennington (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789620566
eISBN:
9781789629989
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620566.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Poetry is an ancient verbal art, which has its roots in the oral epics and fragments that survive from classical times. Dictionaries of English, by contrast, are a comparatively recent phenomenon, ... 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

Searching for Japan20th Century Italy's Fascination with Japanese Culture

Searching for Japan: 20th Century Italy's Fascination with Japanese Culture

Michele Monserrati

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621075
eISBN:
9781800341197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621075.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book pursues the specific case of Italian travel narratives in the Far East, through a focus on the experience of Japan in works by writers who visited the Land of the Rising Sun beginning in ... 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

Twenty-First-Century Readings of E.M. Forster's 'Maurice'

Twenty-First-Century Readings of E.M. Forster's 'Maurice'

Emma Sutton and Tsung-Han Tsai (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621808
eISBN:
9781800341265
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621808.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This is the first book-length study of Forster’s posthumously published novel. Nine essays focus exclusively on Maurice and its dynamic afterlives in literature, film and new media during the ... More

Virginia Woolf, Europe, and PeaceVol. 1 Transnational Circulations

Virginia Woolf, Europe, and Peace: Vol. 1 Transnational Circulations

Ariane Mildenberg and Patricia Novillo-Corvalán (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781949979350
eISBN:
9781800341807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979350.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Virginia Woolf, Europe, and Peace: Transnational Circulations enlarges our understanding of Virginia Woolf’s pacifist ideology and aesthetic response to the World Wars by re-examining her writings ... More

William Wordsworth and Modern TravelRailways, Motorcars and the Lake District, 1830-1940

William Wordsworth and Modern Travel: Railways, Motorcars and the Lake District, 1830-1940

Saeko Yoshikawa

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621181
eISBN:
9781800341814
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621181.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This book explores William Wordsworth’s pervasive influence on the tourist landscapes of the Lake District throughout the age of transport revolutions, popular tourism, and the Great 1914-18 War. It ... More

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