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Writing disenchantmentBritish First World War prose, 1914-30

Writing disenchantment: British First World War prose, 1914-30

Andrew Frayn

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719089220
eISBN:
9781781707333
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089220.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book argues that disenchantment is not only a response to wartime experience, but a condition of modernity with a language that finds extreme expression in First World War literature. The ... More

Writing French Algeria

Writing French Algeria

Peter Dunwoodie

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159728
eISBN:
9780191673696
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159728.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book is a study of the European literary discourse on French Algeria between the conquest of 1830 and the outbreak of the Algerian War in 1954. For the first time in English, this intertextual ... More

Writing Galicia into the WorldNew Cartographies, New Poetics

Writing Galicia into the World: New Cartographies, New Poetics

Kirsty Hooper

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316678
eISBN:
9781846316807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316807
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book explores a part of Europe's cultural and social landscape that has until now remained largely unmapped: the body of creative work emerging since the 1970s from contact between the small ... More

Writing LiverpoolEssays and Interviews

Writing Liverpool: Essays and Interviews

Deryn Rees-Jones and Michael Murphy (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310737
eISBN:
9781846314476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314476
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Featuring interviews and essays from the likes of Alan Bleasdale, Terence Davies, Linda Grant, Roger McGough, Willy Russell, Levi Tafari, and Paul Du Noyer, the book asks if there is a distinctive ... More

Writing LivesBiography and Textuality, Identity and Representation in Early Modern England

Writing Lives: Biography and Textuality, Identity and Representation in Early Modern England

Kevin Sharpe and Steven N. Zwicker (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199698233
eISBN:
9780191803772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199698233.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Biography appears to thrive as never before; and there clearly remains a broad readership for literary biography. But the methods and approaches of recent criticism which have contributed rich ... More

Writing Modern Ireland

Writing Modern Ireland

Catherine E Paul (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780989082693
eISBN:
9781781382417
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780989082693.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Bringing together leading scholars of modern and contemporary literature, this book considers the ways in which modernization has shaped Irish identity over the course of the past century. It ... More

Writing on the Fault LineHaitian Literature and the Earthquake of 2010

Writing on the Fault Line: Haitian Literature and the Earthquake of 2010

Martin Munro

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381465
eISBN:
9781781382233
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381465.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

What are the effects of a catastrophic earthquake on a society, its culture and politics? Which of these effects are temporary, and which endure? Are the various effects immediately discernible, or ... More

Writing otherwiseExperiments in cultural criticism

Writing otherwise: Experiments in cultural criticism

Jackie Stacey and Janet Wolff (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719089428
eISBN:
9781781707340
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089428.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Writing Otherwise is a collection of essays by established feminist and cultural critics interested in experimenting with new styles of expression. Leading figures in their field, such as Marianne ... More

Writing ReconstructionRace, Gender, and Citizenship in the Postwar South

Writing Reconstruction: Race, Gender, and Citizenship in the Postwar South

Sharon D. Kennedy-Nolle

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469621074
eISBN:
9781469621098
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621074.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

After the Civil War, the South was divided into five military districts occupied by Union forces. Out of these regions, a remarkable group of writers emerged. Experiencing the long-lasting ... More

Writing the FrontierAnthony Trollope between Britain and Ireland

Writing the Frontier: Anthony Trollope between Britain and Ireland

John McCourt

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198729600
eISBN:
9780191796456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729600.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This book studies the great Victorian novelist’s relationship with Ireland, the country which became his second home, and which was the location of his first successes both in the Post Office and as ... More

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