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James Joyce

Author: Andrew Gibson
Publisher: London : Reaktion, 2006.
Series: Critical lives (London, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"James Joyce has traditionally been viewed as the paradigm of international modernism in literature, supremely in his two great masterpieces, Ulysses and Finnegans Wake. In this radical reappraisal of his life and writings, Andrew Gibson firmly resituates both in an Irish context, showing them to be intricately bound up in Irish history, politics and culture. In doing so, he argues that, whilst Joyce cannot be  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Biographies
Named Person: James Joyce; James Joyce; James Joyce; James Joyce; James Joyce; James Joyce; Joyce, James <1882-1941>; Joyce, James <1882-1941> - Critique et interprétation.; James Joyce
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Gibson
ISBN: 1861892772 9781861892775
OCLC Number: 64098123
Description: 191 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: 1. History, politics, the Joycean biography --
2. Parnell, Fenianism and the Joyces --
3. Youth in nineties Dublin --
4. An intellectual young man, 1898-1903 --
5. The artist as critic --
6. 16 June 1904 --
7. Continental exile --
8. Looking back : Dubliners --
9. A second outpost of empire --
10. The battle of the book --
11. Ireland made me : a portrait of the artist --
12. Joyce, Ireland and the war --
13. Writing Ulysses --
14. The national epic --
15. Monsieur Joyce in Paris --
16. Joyce and free statehood --
17. Joyce enterprises --
18. A wild, blind, aged bard --
19. The megalith.
Series Title: Critical lives (London, England)
Responsibility: Andrew Gibson.

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Sets out to reverse the traditional view of James Joyce and his work as the paradigm of international modernism in literature. This title relocates the writer and his work in Ireland, showing them at  Read more...

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