James Joyce / editor, Albert Wachtel, Pitzer College and the Claremont Graduate University.

This book provides readers with in-depth, critical discussions of the life and works of James Joyce. A chronology of Joyce's life, a complete list of Joyce's works and their original dates of publication, a general bibliography, a detailed paragraph on the volume's editor, notes on th...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Other Authors: Wachtel, Albert.
Format: eBook
Published:Ipswich, Massachusetts : Salem Press, 2013.
Series:Critical insights.
Table of Contents:
  • Career, life, and influence. On Joyce: the steep cost of the truth
  • Critical contexts. "Dear dirty Dublin": historical and cultural contexts for James Joyce's fiction ; Joyce, Irish and English: the problem of language ; The life of Joyce's texts and the texture of Joyce's life
  • Critical readings. Young Joyce: the something missing that cries out for discovery ; "Mrkgnao!": signifying animals in the fiction of James Joyce ; How to deconstruct Joyce: epiphany and the woman in the sea in A portrait of the artist as a young man ; Joyce, Byron, and the fall of seraphim ; "That's for the Church to say": Catholicism in Joyce ; Showers of atoms: Joyce's theories of literature in context ; Deep focus, the complex universe of Joyce's Ulysses? ; Finnegans wake: Joyce's final gift
  • Resources. A Joycean chronology ; Works by James Joyce.