Liverpool City of Radicals
Edited by John Belchem and Bryan Biggs
Bryan Biggs is Artistic Director of The Bluecoat. He is co-editor with John Belchem of 'Liverpool City of Radicals' (LUP, 2011); with Helen Tookey of 'Malcolm Lowry: from the Mersey to the World' (LUP, 2009), and with Julie Sheldon of 'Art in a City Revisited' (LUP, 2009).
John Belchem is Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Liverpool, author of Irish, Catholic and Scouse: The History of the Liverpool-Irish, 1800–1940 (LUP, 2007) and editor of Liverpool 800: Character, Culture, History (LUP, 2006).
List of Plates Acknowledgments Notes on References and Abbreviations Introduction: The Spirit of Liberty 1.'Le Cote de Nev' York', or Marcel in America 2.The Impossible Possible Philosophers' Man 3. 'A Bout de Souffle' 4. Exquisite Corpses/ Buried Texts 5. Proust's Butterfly Bibliography Index
The reader will come away from this book with a rich understanding of “Mersey pride” and a wish to visit this remarkable city.
Philip Harling The Historian, Vol. 74, No. 3
University of Kentucky
Size: 234 x 156 mm
Publication: July 14, 2011