The Dead

The Dead

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by James Joyce
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0979660793

ISBN-13: 9780979660795

Pub. Date: 10/17/2008

Publisher: Coyote Canyon Press

James Joyce is one of Ireland's most famous writers, a novelist and poet who is considered the pioneer of modern writing, including avant-garde styles of the early 20th century. His most famous work, Ulysses, embodied the technique referred to as stream of consciousness, influencing all sorts of writers who came after him, but he also wrote other famous works

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James Joyce is one of Ireland's most famous writers, a novelist and poet who is considered the pioneer of modern writing, including avant-garde styles of the early 20th century. His most famous work, Ulysses, embodied the technique referred to as stream of consciousness, influencing all sorts of writers who came after him, but he also wrote other famous works like the short-story collection Dubliners (1914), and novels like A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1916) and Finnegans Wake (1939).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979660795
Publisher:
Coyote Canyon Press
Publication date:
10/17/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
80
Sales rank:
611,823
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
16 Years

Table of Contents

About the Series
About This Volume

PART ONE: "THE DEAD": THE COMPLETE TEXT

Introduction: Biographical and Historical Contexts

The Complete Text [1967 Viking Compass Edition, prepared by Robert Scholes]

PART TWO: "THE DEAD": A CASE STUDY IN CONTEMPORARY CRITICISM

A Critical History of "The Dead"

Psychoanalytic Criticism and "The Dead"
What Is Psychoanalytic Criticism?
Psychoanalytic Criticism: A Selected Bibliography A Psychoanalytic Perspective:
Daniel R. Schwarz, Gabriel Contoy's Psyche: Character as Concept in Joyce's "The Dead"

Reader-Response Criticism and "The Dead"
What Is Reader-Response Criticism?
Reader-Response Criticism: A Selected Bibliography A Reader-Response Perspective:
Peter J. Rabinowitz, "A Symbol of Something": Interpretive Vertigo in "The Dead"

New Historicism and "The Dead"
What Is New Historicism?
New Historicism: A Selected Bibliography A New Historicist Perspective:
Michael Levenson, Living History in "The Dead"

Feminist Criticism and "The Dead"
What Is Feminist Criticism?
Feminist Criticism: A Selected Bibliography A Feminist Perspective:
Margot Norris, Not the Girl She Was at All: Women in "The Dead"

Deconstruction and "The Dead"
What Is Deconstruction?
Deconstruction: A Selected Bibliography A Deconstructionist Perspective:
John Paul Riquelme, For Whom the Snow Taps: Style and Repetition in "The Dead"

Glossary of Critical and Theoretical Terms

About the Contributors

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The Dead (The Art of the Novella) 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Geesh I though chu was dea<_>d!!! Whew! Thank god that didn't happen! Where'd you dissappear to?!