Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 32 items

  • Keywords: Dubliners x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Auto/biografiction: Counterfeit Lives: A Taxonomy of Displacements of Fiction towards Life‐Writing

Max Saunders

in Self Impression: Life-Writing, Autobiografiction, and the Forms of Modern Literature

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579761
eISBN:
9780191722882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579761.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter examines the converse displacement to that considered in Chapters 3 and Chapter 4, looking instead at cases where fiction‐writers colonize the forms of life‐writing, producing a variety ... More


Foundational Essays in James Joyce Studies

Michael Patrick Gillespie (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035291
eISBN:
9780813038483
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035291.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book presents, in a single collection, chapters in the study of James Joyce. Representing important contributions to scholarship that have helped shape current methods of approaching Joyce's ... More


James Joyce: Bas no Beatha

W.J. Mc Cormack

in Ascendancy and Tradition in Anglo-Irish Literary History from 1789 To 1939

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198128069
eISBN:
9780191671630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198128069.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter aims to provide comparison of Joseph Conrad's moral irony and James Joyce's stylistic disorientation. Particular attention is devoted to James Joyce and the role of his writings as ... More


Conclusion: Protestant Power and Plates of Peas

in Journey Westward: Joyce, Dubliners and the Literary Revival

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318238
eISBN:
9781846317705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317705.005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on James Joyce's book Dubliners. It describes the ways Joyce felt estranged from the prevalent power in Ireland of his times, which came primarily ... More


Reading Joyce's Poetry against the Rest of the Canon

Marc C. Conner (ed.)

in The Poetry of James Joyce Reconsidered

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813039763
eISBN:
9780813043159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813039763.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This essay examines the apparent creative contradictions often noted in comparing Joyce's prose and poetry, asking why we find there such apparently traditional poetry, given the radical, ... More


“That high unconsortable one”: Chamber Music and “A Painful Case”

Marc C. Conner (ed.)

in The Poetry of James Joyce Reconsidered

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813039763
eISBN:
9780813043159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813039763.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This essay discusses Chamber Music in conjunction with the composition of Joyce's elusive Dubliners story, “A Painful Case,” revealing the ways in which “A Painful Case” is a transformation of the ... More


Language of the Dead: The Irish Language in the Twentieth Century

Barry McCrea

in Languages of the Night: Minor Languages and the Literary Imagination in Twentieth-Century Ireland and Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300185157
eISBN:
9780300190564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300185157.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The chapter explores how as it fell out of mass use as a spoken vernacular the Irish language became the object of utopian longings and psychological investments. It looks at how the revivalist ... More


Life and Contexts

Lee Spinks

in James Joyce A Critical Guide

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638352
eISBN:
9780748671632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638352.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter offers a brief account of James Joyce's life and literary career. The narrative of Joyce's life is punctuated by subsections dealing with issues such as the historical and political ... More


Work

Lee Spinks

in James Joyce A Critical Guide

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638352
eISBN:
9780748671632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638352.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter describes the body of James Joyce's work. Joyce' wrote Chamber Music as a protest against himself. One of the fundamental aesthetic principles ofDubliners is that the limits of a ... More


Who's Afraid of James Joyce?

Karen R. Lawrence

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034775
eISBN:
9780813038612
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034775.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The development of Joycean studies into a respected and very large subdiscipline of modernist studies can be traced to the work of several important scholars. Among those who did the most to document ... More


James Joyce's Painful Case

Coilin Owen

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031934
eISBN:
9780813038759
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031934.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In order to demonstrate that one story from the Dubliners is not only a turning point in that book but also a microcosm of a wide range of important Joycean influences and preoccupations, this study ... More


“Consumption, was it?”: Joyce and Cannibalism

Thomas Jackson Rice

in Cannibal Joyce

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032191
eISBN:
9780813038810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032191.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter is not concerned with the recoveries of the repressed to expose cannibalism and the near obsession the mass culture during the twentieth century. This chapter rather looks at James ... More


Introduction: A Retrospective Arrangement

Michael Patrick Gillespie

in Foundational Essays in James Joyce Studies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035291
eISBN:
9780813038483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035291.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This introductory chapter provides an insight into the criticism around essays by James Joyce. The early essays on Joyce need periodic review to reaffirm or overturn their efficacy. The concept of ... More


The Liturgy of the Epiphany Season and the Epiphanies of Joyce

Florence L. Walzl

in Foundational Essays in James Joyce Studies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035291
eISBN:
9780813038483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035291.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The chapter focuses on the importance of the word epiphany so frequently used by James Joyce in his short stories. The basic meaning of epiphany in Greek as έπιφάνεια is appearance or manifestation, ... More


“Epicleti”: The Artistic Possibilities of Schism

Roy Gottfried

in Joyce's Misbelief

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031675
eISBN:
9780813038506
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031675.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses the reason for Joyce using the word “epicleti” and the consequence he might have intended by its use. For Joyce, epicleti was something that was disruptive and alien, something ... More


Toward 1913 and the “Most Distinguished Irishman”—Shaw

Nelson O'Ceallaigh Ritschel

in Shaw, Synge, Connolly, and Socialist Provocation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036519
eISBN:
9780813038827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036519.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter moves out of Dublin theatres, in part, as Shaw delivered his lecture “The Poor Law and Destitution in Ireland” to Dubliners in the context of Connolly's elaborate reply to the Catholic ... More


“Alcoh alcoho alcoherently”: Alcoholism and Doubling in “Counterparts”

Vike Martina Plock

in Joyce, Medicine, and Modernity

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034232
eISBN:
9780813038803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034232.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

What James Joyce seemed to be most interested in, in writing Dubliners, is a diagnostic approach to the many ailments that paralyze his home town. To that purpose, Joyce's first book displays a wide ... More


Introduction: James Joyce and the Law

Jonathan Goldman

in Joyce and the Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054742
eISBN:
9780813053301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054742.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The introduction offers an overview of legal issues pertaining to James Joyce's life and work. It reviews the previous criticism on this topic and summarizes/previews the contents of the volume. ... More


Joyce and British Finance Law: Adrift on the Waters of International Investment

Carey Mickalites

in Joyce and the Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054742
eISBN:
9780813053301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054742.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Carey Mickalites reads select moments in Joyce’s fiction to show how it critically reflects that shady nature of British finance law from a distinctly Irish perspective. While most of Dubliners ... More


Joyce's Anti-Epiphanies: The Atomic Form of Fiction

Michael Sayeau

in Against the Event: The Everyday and Evolution of Modernist Narrative

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199681259
eISBN:
9780191766015
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681259.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter examines James Joyce's romance with the temporality of the epiphany—that “sudden spiritual manifestation, whether in the vulgarity of speech or of gesture or in a memorable phase of the ... More


View: