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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

Clubbing TogetherEthnicity, Civility and Formal Sociability in the Scottish Diaspora to 1930

Clubbing Together: Ethnicity, Civility and Formal Sociability in the Scottish Diaspora to 1930

Tanja Bueltmann

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781781381359
eISBN:
9781781384831
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781384831.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Scottish emigrants carried a rich associational culture with them to the new worlds in which they settled, often ‘clubbing together’ along lines of ethnicity shortly after first foot fall. Yet while ... More

The Edwardians and the Making of a Modern Spanish Obsession

The Edwardians and the Making of a Modern Spanish Obsession

Kirsty Hooper

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621327
eISBN:
9781800341654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621327.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

What did the Edwardians know about Spain, and what was that knowledge worth? The Edwardians and the Making of a Modern Spanish Obsession draws on a vast store of largely unstudied primary source ... More

Film, Mobility and Urban SpaceA Cinematic Geography of Liverpool

Film, Mobility and Urban Space: A Cinematic Geography of Liverpool

Les Roberts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317576
eISBN:
9781846317248
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317248
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Drawing on multi-disciplinary debates surrounding the cultural production of place, space and memory in the post-industrial city, this book explores the role of moving images in representations and ... More

The French AtlanticTravels in Culture and History

The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Bill Marshall

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315848
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Recent history, notably the diplomatic fracas surrounding the Iraq war in 2003 and continued cultural nationalism on the part of French elites faced with the English language and American mass ... 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

Haiti in the British ImaginationImperial Worlds, 1847-1915

Haiti in the British Imagination: Imperial Worlds, 1847-1915

Jack Daniel Webb

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800348226
eISBN:
9781800852075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800348226.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

In 1804, Haiti declared its independence from France to become the world’s first ‘black’ nation state. Throughout the nineteenth century, Haiti maintained its independence, consolidating and ... 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

Imperial EmotionsCultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siecle Spain

Imperial Emotions: Cultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siecle Spain

Javier Krauel

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319761
eISBN:
9781781380963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319761.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Imperial Emotions: Cultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siècle Spain reconsiders debates about historical memory from the perspective of the theory of emotions. Its main claim is that the ... More

Italy's SeaEmpire and Nation in the Mediterranean, 1895-1945

Italy's Sea: Empire and Nation in the Mediterranean, 1895-1945

Valerie McGuire

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800348004
eISBN:
9781800852082
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800348004.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Enriching the metropole-colony frame that has tended to dominate studies of European colonial empire, this book assumes a transnational approach to modern Italy and establishes how Italy’s national ... More

The LeaguersThe Making of Professional Football in England, 1900–1939

The Leaguers: The Making of Professional Football in England, 1900–1939

Matthew Taylor

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236399
eISBN:
9781846313486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313486
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The Football Association of England has become a multi-billion pound industry. But how did English football become not only the defining sport of the nation but also one of the most successful sports ... More

The MaraisThe Story of a Quartier

The Marais: The Story of a Quartier

Keith Reader

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621044
eISBN:
9781800341241
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621044.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book explores the history and the vicissitudes of one of Paris’s most extraordinary areas, the Marais. Centrally located on the Right Bank, this neighbourhood was from the Middle Ages through to ... More

Pen, print and communication in the eighteenth century

Pen, print and communication in the eighteenth century

Caroline Archer-Parré and Malcolm Dick (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622300
eISBN:
9781800341500
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622300.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Pen, print and communication in the eighteenth century is a volume of fourteen essays each of which explores the production, distribution and consumption of both private and public texts during the ... More

Porous CityA Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro

Porous City: A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro

Bruno Carvalho

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319754
eISBN:
9781781381007
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319754.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Despite its famous image as a divided city – of wealthy high-rises and the surrounding, poverty-stricken favelas – Rio de Janeiro’s culture has been shaped by porous boundaries and multi-ethnic ... 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

Reading the Irish WomanStudies in Cultural Encounter and Exchange, 1714-1960

Reading the Irish Woman: Studies in Cultural Encounter and Exchange, 1714-1960

Gerardine Meaney, Mary O'Dowd, and Bernadette Whelan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318924
eISBN:
9781846319969
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318924.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

In 1700 few Irishwomen were literate. Most lived in a rural environment, rarely encountered a book or a play or ventured much beyond their own domestic space. By 1960 literacy was universal, all ... More

Revisioning French Culture

Revisioning French Culture

Andrew Sobanet (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620207
eISBN:
9781789623727
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620207.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Revisioning French Culture brings together a striking group of leading intellectuals and scholars to explore new avenues of research in French and Francophone Studies. Covering the medieval period ... More

Rwanda Since 1994Stories of Change

Rwanda Since 1994: Stories of Change

Hannah Grayson and Nicki Hitchcott (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781786941992
eISBN:
9781789623611
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941992.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Over the past 25 years, Rwanda has undergone remarkable shifts and transitions: culturally, economically, and educationally the country has gone from strength to strength. While much scholarship has ... More

The Ties that BindTransatlantic Abolitionism in the Age of Reform, c. 1820-1866

The Ties that Bind: Transatlantic Abolitionism in the Age of Reform, c. 1820-1866

J. R. Oldfield

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622003
eISBN:
9781800341708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622003.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book explores the close affinities that bound together anti-slavery activists in Britain and the USA during the mid-nineteenth century, years that witnessed the overthrow of slavery in both the ... More

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