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  • How To Wash A Heart

    How To Wash A Heart
    av Bhanu Kapil

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621686

    Shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize 2020. Poetry Book Society Choice, Summer 2020. Bhanu Kapil's extraordinary and original work has been published in the US over the last two decades. During that time Kapil has established herself as one of our mo…

  • The Epistolary Art of Catherine the Great

    The Epistolary Art of Catherine the Great
    av Kelsey Rubin-Detlev

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620078

    The Epistolary Art of Catherine the Great is the first study to analyse comprehensively the letters of Empress Catherine the Great ofRussia (reigned 1762-1796) and to argue that they constitute a masterpiece of eighteenth-century epistolary writing.…

  • Figurations of the Feminine in the Early French Women's Press, 1758-1848

    Figurations of the Feminine in the Early French Women's Press, 1758-1848
    av Siobhan McIlvanney

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786941886

    In this original study, Siobhan McIlvanney examines the beginnings of the women's press in France. Figurations of the Feminine is the first work in English to assess the most significant publications which make up this diverse, yet critically negle…

  • Suicide Voices

    Suicide Voices
    av Sarah Waters

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789622232

    This book examines the phenomenon of work suicides in France and asks why, at the present historical juncture, conditions of work can push individuals to take their own lives. During the 2000s, France experienced what commentators have described as…

  • Phlegon of Tralles' Book of Marvels

    Phlegon of Tralles' Book of Marvels

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780859894258

    The Book of Marvels, a compilation of marvellous events of a grotesque, bizarre or sensational nature, was composed in the second century A.D. by Phlegon of Tralles, a Greek freedman of the Roman emperor Hadrian. This remarkable text is the earliest…

  • Stuart Sutcliffe: A Retrospective

    Stuart Sutcliffe: A Retrospective

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846311765

    Stuart Sutcliffe is best known to many as the original bass player in the Beatles, touring with the band in Hamburg in 1960 and 1961. Less well-known is his interest in art. Stuart Sutcliffe: A Retrospective book charts his life as a student at the…

  • Religious Truth

    Religious Truth

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786942289

    Truth informs much of the self-understanding of religious believers. Accordingly, understanding what we mean by 'truth' is a key challenge to interreligious collaboration. The contributors to this volume, all leading scholars, consider what is meant…

  • The Literary Afterlives of Roger Casement, 1899-2016

    The Literary Afterlives of Roger Casement, 1899-2016
    av Alison Garden

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621815

    This bookexplores the literary afterlives of one of Ireland's most enigmatic, shape-shiftingand controversial sons, Roger Casement. Aseminal human rights activist, a key figure in the struggle for Irishindependence, a traitor to British imperialism…

  • All-women art spaces in Europe in the long 1970s

    All-women art spaces in Europe in the long 1970s

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786940582

    The texts gathered in this volume embrace women artists-only exhibitions, festivals, collective art projects, groups and associations, organised in the long 1970s in Europe (1968-1984). These all-women art initiatives are closely related to developm…

  • Politics in a Glass Case: Feminism, Exhibition Cultures and Curatorial Transgressions

    Politics in a Glass Case: Feminism, Exhibition Cultures and Curatorial Transgressions

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781381700

    What happens to art when feminism grips the curatorial imagination? How do sexual politics become realised as exhibits? Is the struggle against gender discrimination compatible with the aspirations of museums led by market values? Beginning with the…

  • The Caribbean

    The Caribbean

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781800348905

    Bringing together the work of literary critics, social scientists, activists, and creative writers, this edited collection explores the complex relationships between environmental change, political struggle, and cultural production in the Caribbean.…

  • Challenge and Conformity

    Challenge and Conformity
    av Lindsey Taylor-Guthartz

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786941718

    Orthodox Jewish women are increasingly seeking new ways to express themselves religiously, and important changes have occurred in consequence in their self-definition and the part they play in the religious life of their communities. Drawing on surv…

  • Cassiodorus: Institutions of Divine and Secular Learning

    Cassiodorus: Institutions of Divine and Secular Learning

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780853239987

    For a long while mistakenly revered as a saviour of classical civilization, in recent times more often dismissed as an anachronism, Cassiodorus emerges from this edition of the Institutions as an exceptional but nonetheless representative exponent o…

  • Twentieth-Century Poetry & Christian Belief

    Twentieth-Century Poetry & Christian Belief
    av Hester Jones

    Inbunden - 1900 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620337

    This book explores numerous ways in which poets from across the twentieth century respond to ideas of depth and the deep. It argues that depth - encountered as a poetic, theological and theoretical concept - has offered a fruitful and creative focus…

  • Ribbon Societies in Nineteenth-century Ireland and Its Diaspora

    Ribbon Societies in Nineteenth-century Ireland and Its Diaspora
    av Kyle Hughes, Donald Macraild, Kyle Hughes

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786941350

    This is the first full-length study of Irish Ribbonism, tracing the development of the movement from its origins in the Defender movement of the 1790s to the latter part of the century when the remnants of the Ribbon tradition found solace in a new…

  • The Findern Manuscript

    The Findern Manuscript
    av Joanna M. Martin

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789622416

    The Findern Manuscript (Cambridge University Library, Ff.1.6): A New Edition of the Unique Poems is the first critical edition of the thirty-four unique and unattributed Middle English poems contained in Cambridge, University Library MS Ff.1.6. This…

  • French Scientific and Cultural Diplomacy

    French Scientific and Cultural Diplomacy
    av Philippe Lane

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846318658

    France has long been engaged in a very active cultural and scientific diplomacy. It aims both at ensuring and valorising the international presence of France in the domains of language, culture, communication, or higher education and research. This…

  • Future Wars

    Future Wars

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846317552

    The subject of this timely book is that body of fiction which speculates in narrative form about the nature of wars likely to break out in the near or distant future. Although earlier instances occur, the origins of this mode lie primarily in the la…

  • Indexing Biographies and Other Stories of Human Lives

    Indexing Biographies and Other Stories of Human Lives
    av Hazel K. Bell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621624

    Stories of human lives can befascinating but frequently difficult to index well. The new, updated fourthedition of Hazel K. Bell's Indexing Biographies is a valuable guide tothe points for consideration when indexing life histories, biographies,auto…

  • Augustine: The City of God Books XV and XVI

    Augustine: The City of God Books XV and XVI

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786940186

    The volume continues P. G. Walsh's admired translation with commentary of Augustine's The City of God Books I-XIV which have been published in eight earlier volumes between 2003 and 2016, and this ninth volume in the collection looks at books XV and…

  • Transpositions

    Transpositions

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621112

    This collective volume concentrates on the concept of transposition, exploring its potential as a lens through which to examine recent Francophone literary, cinematic, theatrical, musical, and artistic creations that reveal multilingual and multicul…

  • Transpositions

    Transpositions

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621129

    This collective volume concentrates on the concept of transposition, exploring its potential as a lens through which to examine recent Francophone literary, cinematic, theatrical, musical, and artistic creations that reveal multilingual and multicul…

  • Biology and Manners

    Biology and Manners

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621730

    Thisvolume of essays continues the establishment of Lois McMaster Bujold as an importantauthor of contemporary science fiction and fantasy. It argues persuasively thatBujold's corpus spans the distance between two full arcs of US feminism, andhas an…

  • Soldiers as Citizens

    Soldiers as Citizens
    av Nick Mansfield

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620863

    Rank and file soldiers were not 'the scum of the earth' but included a cross section of working-class men, who retained their former civilian culture. While they often exhibited pride in regiment and nation, soldiers could also demonstrate a growing…

  • James Joyce

    James Joyce
    av Prof. Steven Connor

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780746311677

    The works of James Joyce have long been regarded as central to European modernism. It is also clear what a continuing provocation and source of renewal Joyce's works are for contemporary cultural theory, especially feminism, post modernism and postc…

  • Revisionary Narratives

    Revisionary Narratives
    av Naima Hachad

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620221

    Revisionary Narratives examines the historical and formal evolutions of Moroccan women's auto/biography in the last four decades, particularly its conflation with testimony and its expansion beyond literary texts. The book analyzes life narratives i…

  • Black 1919

    Black 1919
    av Jacqueline Jenkinson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786942265

    The riots that broke out in various British port cities in 1919 were a dramatic manifestation of a wave of global unrest that affected Britain, parts of its empire, continental Europe and North America during and in the wake of the First World War.…

  • Black 1919

    Black 1919
    av Jacqueline Jenkinson

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846312007

    The riots that broke out in various British port cities in 1919 were a dramatic manifestation of a wave of global unrest that affected Britain, parts of its empire, continental Europe and North America during and in the wake of the First World War.…

  • Does Torture Prevention Work?

    Does Torture Prevention Work?

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781383308

    In the past three decades, international and regional human rights bodies have developed an ever-lengthening list of measures that states are required to adopt in order to prevent torture. But do any of these mechanisms actually work? This study is…

  • The Social Architecture of French Cinema

    The Social Architecture of French Cinema
    av Margaret C. Flinn

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781800348899

    From the fleetingly captured street scenes of the city symphony, to the meticulously reconstructed studio city of musical comedies; from the propagandistic Popular Front documentaries about construction workers, to poetic realism's bittersweet portr…

  • 'With Eyes of Wonder'

    'With Eyes of Wonder'
    av Maria del Pilar Kaladeen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620504

    In the aftermath of slavery, the system of indenture (1838-1917) brought approximately half a million Indians to the Caribbean. The majority of this group settled in either British Guiana (now Guyana) or Trinidad. This monograph demonstrates that in…

  • The Gawain Poet

    The Gawain Poet
    av J. A. Burrow

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780746308783

    This book treats separately all four poems: Pearl, Cleanness, Patience and Sir Gawain. There are also chapters on: the history of the poems and their rediscovery; alliterative verse; and what little is known about the author. The main emphasis falls…

  • William Gilbert and Esoteric Romanticism

    William Gilbert and Esoteric Romanticism
    av Paul Cheshire

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786941206

    William Gilbert, poet, theosophist and astrologer, published The Hurricane: A Theosophical and Western Eclogue in Bristol in 1796, while he was on intimate terms with key members of Bristol literary culture: Coleridge published an extract from The H…

  • Elizabeth Gaskell

    Elizabeth Gaskell
    av Kate Flint

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780746307182

    This original study of Elizabeth Gaskell places the woman and her writings within their full Victorian context. Recent critical appraisal has focused both on her role as a novelist of industrial England, and on her awareness of the position of women…

  • The Twilight of the Avant-Garde

    The Twilight of the Avant-Garde
    av Jonathan Mayhew

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846311833

    An Open Access edition of this book is available on the Liverpool University Press website and the OAPEN library. Twilight of the Avant-Garde: Spanish Poetry 1980-2000 addresses the central problem of contemporary Spanish poetry: the attempt to pres…

  • Solar Flares

    Solar Flares
    av Andrew M. Butler

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781381175

    Science fiction produced in the 1970s has long been undervalued, dismissed by Bruce Sterling as "confused, self-involved, and stale." The New Wave was all but over and Cyberpunk had yet to arrive. The decade polarised sf - on the one hand it aspired…

  • Articulating Bodies

    Articulating Bodies
    av Kylee-Anne Hingston

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620757

    Articulating Bodies investigates the contemporaneous developments of Victorian fiction and disability's medicalization by focusing on the intersection between narrative form and body. The book examines texts from across the century, from Frederic Sh…

  • Is Theory Good for the Jews?

    Is Theory Good for the Jews?
    av Bruno Chaouat

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781383346

    For at least fifteen years, any keen observer of European society has been aware that antisemitism is no longer a matter of racial theory, nationalism, or exclusion of the 'other.' While in the past antisemites saw Jews as all too modern 'rootless c…

  • Is Theory Good for the Jews?

    Is Theory Good for the Jews?
    av Bruno Chaouat

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620498

    For at least fifteen years, any keen observer of European society has been aware that antisemitism is no longer a matter of racial theory, nationalism, or exclusion of the 'other.' While in the past antisemites saw Jews as all too modern 'rootless c…

  • Dada 1916 in Theory

    Dada 1916 in Theory
    av Dafydd Jones

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781800348912

    Dada formed in 1916, embedded in a world of rational appearances that belied a raging confusion - in the middle of the First World War, in the neutral centre of a warring continent, fundamentally at the heart of Western art. This book sets out new c…

  • Rupert Brooke in the First World War

    Rupert Brooke in the First World War
    av Alisa Miller

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781800859579

    Rupert Brooke died in April 1915, on the eve of the Gallipoli landings. During the First World War Brooke was the iconic poet-soldier, adored and mimicked by readers and would-be writers-both in and out of uniform-with an international following tha…

  • English Translators of Homer

    English Translators of Homer
    av Simeon Underwood

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780746308707

    Since Chapman made his famous translation at the end of the Elizabethan period, Homer and the translation of his works have had a central place in English literature. This book traces the great tradition of English translations of Homer, focusing in…

  • Public Sculpture of the City of London, Volume 7

    Public Sculpture of the City of London, Volume 7
    av Philip Ward-Jackson

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780853239673

    By the end of the seventeenth century, the City of London was already by far the most important centre of trade and finance in the world. This financial and commercial supremacy was reflected in some of the most impressive architecture and public sc…

  • Walter Pater

    Walter Pater
    av Laurel Brake

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780746307168

    Walter Pater (1839-94) was an active participant in the literary marketplace as an academic, journalist, critic, writer of short stories, and novelist at a time of the rise of English and of journalism, university reform, and the professionalisation…

  • The Acts of the Council of Constantinople of 553 - 2 Vol Set, Volume 51: With Related Texts on the Three Chapters Controversy

    The Acts of the Council of Constantinople of 553 - 2 Vol Set, Volume 51: With Related Texts on the Three Chapters Controversy

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846311789

    The Council of Constantinople of 553 (often called Constantinople II or the Fifth Ecumenical Council) has been described as 'by far the most problematic of all the councils', because it condemned two of the greatest biblical scholars and commentator…

  • MR Roscoe's Garden

    MR Roscoe's Garden
    av Jyll Bradley

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846311666

    Mr Roscoe's Garden is a key outcome of The Fragrant Liverpool project. Conceived by Jyll Bradley, this is a unique international art project exploring the stories, rites and exchanges that occur when a flower is cut and placed in the human hand. The…

  • Transnational German Studies

    Transnational German Studies

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621419

    This volume consists of a series of essays, written by leading scholars within the field, demonstrating the types of inquiry that can be pursued into the transnational realities underpinning German-language culture and history as these travel right…

  • Transnational German Studies

    Transnational German Studies

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621426

    This volume consists of a series of essays, written by leading scholars within the field, demonstrating the types of inquiry that can be pursued into the transnational realities underpinning German-language culture and history as these travel right…

  • Pseudo-Skylax's Periplous

    Pseudo-Skylax's Periplous

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789620917

    The text of the Periplous or 'circumnavigation' that survives under the name of Skylax of Karyanda is in fact by an unknown author of the 4th century BC. It describes the coasts of the Mediterranean and Black Sea, naming hundreds of towns with geogr…

  • John Baskerville

    John Baskerville

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786940643

    This book is concerned with the eighteenth-century typographer, printer, industrialist and Enlightenment figure, John Baskerville (1707-75). Baskerville was a Birmingham inventor, entrepreneur and artist with a worldwide reputation who made eighteen…

  • The Marais

    The Marais
    av Keith Reader

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621044

    A cultural history of one of Paris's most fascinating and variegated areas, whose history can be summarized as 'from riches to rags and back again.' The Marais was the beating heart of fashionable Paris from the Middle Ages through to the time of Lo…

  • The Politics of Memoir and the Northern Ireland Conflict

    The Politics of Memoir and the Northern Ireland Conflict
    av Stephen Hopkins

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846319426

    This book examines memoir-writing by many of the key political actors in the Northern Irish 'Troubles' (1969-1998), and argues that memoir has been a neglected dimension of the study of the legacies of the violent conflict. It investigates these sou…

  • The Long Peace Process

    The Long Peace Process
    av Andrew Sanders

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786940445

    This book examines the role of the United States of America in the Northern Ireland conflict and peace process. It begins by looking at how US figures engaged with Northern Ireland, as well as the wider issue of Irish partition, in the years before…

  • Science Fiction and Climate Change

    Science Fiction and Climate Change
    av Andrew Milner

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789621723

    Despitethe occasional upsurge of climate change scepticism amongst Anglophoneconservative politicians and journalists, there is still a near-consensusamongst climate scientists that current levels of atmospheric greenhouse gasare sufficient to alter…