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Finnegans Wake

Scarlett Baron

in ‘Strandentwining Cable’: Joyce, Flaubert, and Intertextuality

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199693788
eISBN:
9780191732157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693788.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, European Literature

Chapter 6 is divided into two main sections. The first examines Finnegans Wake notebook VI.B.8, in which Joyce made three Flaubert-related jottings. It relates these momentous notes to 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


The Geohistory of Two Cities in <i>Finnegans Wake</i>

Eleni Loukopoulou

in Up to Maughty London: Joyce's Cultural Capital in the Imperial Metropolis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780813062242
eISBN:
9780813051932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062242.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

“The Geohistory of Two Cities in Finnegans Wake” examines Joyce’s interest in contemporary London-set writings, taking as a case study H. M. Tomlinson’s book London River (1921). Through textual ... More


Finnegans Wake

Herschel Farbman

in The Other Night: Dreaming, Writing, and Restlessness in Twentieth-Century Literature

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823228652
eISBN:
9780823235780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823228652.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This chapter examines Finnegans Wake, a work of comic fiction by Irish author James Joyce. It argues that writing has never thrown questions back at its questioners with as much energy as Finnegans ... More


Joyce's Kaleidoscope: An Invitation to Finnegans Wake

Philip Kitcher

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195321029
eISBN:
9780199851317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321029.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

James Joyce's Ulysses, once regarded as obscure and obscene, is now viewed as a masterpiece of world literature. Yet Joyce's final novel, Finnegans Wake, to which he devoted seventeen years, remains ... More


Coda: An Eyed Ear

Matthew Bevis

in The Art of Eloquence: Byron, Dickens, Tennyson, Joyce

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199253999
eISBN:
9780191719790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253999.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

The coda to the book focuses on James Joyce's Finnegans Wake, a book which may initially seem a world away from the literary art of eloquence, but which in many ways is the exaggerated summation of ... More


Introduction: The Prodigal Text

Kimberly J. Devlin and Christine Smedley

in Joyce's Allmaziful Plurabilities: Polyvocal Explorations of Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061542
eISBN:
9780813051451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061542.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The introduction uses the anniversary of the seventy-fifth publication of Finnegans Wake as an occasion to reflect on the book’s critical reception and the resistance to its excesses. While ... 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


<i>Finnegans Wake</i> for Dummies

Sebastian D.G. Knowles and Sebastian D.G. Knowles

in At Fault: Joyce and the Crisis of the Modern University

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056920
eISBN:
9780813053691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056920.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Chapter 3 argues that there is a way to read and understand Finnegans Wake, if we can only read according to a new path that starts in the middle and works out to the beginning and the end. Included ... More


From Finnegans Wake: A Sentence in Progress

David Hayman

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/9780813035291.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter focuses on the word formation and symbolic patterns implemented while framing sentences for Finnegans Wake. Joyce's use of symbolic patterns in Finnegans Wake to engross the reader is ... More


“Joyce has made me a different reader: I am just glad I don't have to understand him”: The Institutionalization of “Joyce” after 1945

Robert K. Weninger

in The German Joyce

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041667
eISBN:
9780813043678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041667.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter examines the literary and academic reception of James Joyce and his works from 1945 to the present, with a focus on translations and editions, scholarly reviews and criticism, and ... More


Playful Reading: I.6 and Game Theory

Sean Latham

in Joyce's Allmaziful Plurabilities: Polyvocal Explorations of Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061542
eISBN:
9780813051451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061542.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Sean Latham opens up I.6 through contemporary Game Theory. He argues that this unique chapter of questions and elaborate answers involves the interplay of constraint and creativity, much like games ... More


Here Comes Everybody: Technopoetics and Mystical Tradition in Joyce

in The Indiscrete Image: Infinitude and Creation of the Human

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226093154
eISBN:
9780226093178
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226093178.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter reads James Joyce's Finnegans Wake to recapitulate, in light of the emerging technomodernity that informs the poetic work of the Wake, the structure and movement of a dynamic and ... More


The Cultural Transfer of Film, Radio, and Television

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/9780813032191.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses the introduction and the cultural transfer of film, radio and television which created an anxiety in Joyce' response toward sound recording wherein he saw this new ... More


“Here Comes Everybody”: HCE and the Existence of Others in I.2

Jim LeBlanc

in Joyce's Allmaziful Plurabilities: Polyvocal Explorations of Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061542
eISBN:
9780813051451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061542.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Jim LeBlanc introduces readers to the proliferative motif of “the sin in the park” and its metaphysical implications as they emerge most clearly in I.2. He uses a philosophical framework provided by ... More


The Law in/of <i>Finnegans Wake</i>: A Starchamber Quiry

Terence Killeen

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/9780813054742.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This essay argues that scholars have underestimated the degree to which Finnegans Wake is shaped by James Joyce's interest in and reading about law and legal history, specifically the Bywaters trial ... More


Free Play and Childhood from The Gift to Ada

Thomas Karshan

in Vladimir Nabokov and the Art of Play

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199603985
eISBN:
9780191725333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603985.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Over the course of the 1930s, Nabokov's writing moves ever closer to the terrifying prospect of play without rules. The fifth chapter is about free play and childhood in the 1940s and 1950s, and ... More


“Ricorso”: The Flaming Door of IV

Vicki Mahaffey

in Joyce's Allmaziful Plurabilities: Polyvocal Explorations of Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061542
eISBN:
9780813051451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061542.003.0018
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Using Egyptian mythology as her backdrop, Vicki Mahaffey addresses the themes of fire and water, the twin principles of creation in Book IV. The “Ricorso” explores how the world is regenerated ... More


The Dark Print of Finnegans Wake

John Lurz

in The Death of the Book: Modernist Novels and the Time of Reading

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780823270972
eISBN:
9780823271023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823270972.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter shows how Joyce’s later novel not only trains its focus on the printed body of the book itself but also significantly figures its printed letters as holes in its pages. Drawing on John ... More


The Daughter in the Father: The Revolutionary Aspect of III.3

Sheldon Brivic

in Joyce's Allmaziful Plurabilities: Polyvocal Explorations of Finnegans Wake

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061542
eISBN:
9780813051451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061542.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

In his analysis of III.3, Sheldon Brivic explains the chapter’s confusing multivocal interrogations through a structure of nesting: the daughter is nested in the father, who is nested in the son ... More


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