Exiles

Exiles

by James Joyce
     
 

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“A neglected landmark of modern theatre that explores the byzantine complexities of marriage with the honesty of genius.”—Guardian

Back in Dublin after nine years abroad, Richard and Bertha have to ask themselves questions about guilt and responsibility as they confront two other people who love them. Will infidelity hold them together?

Overview

“A neglected landmark of modern theatre that explores the byzantine complexities of marriage with the honesty of genius.”—Guardian

Back in Dublin after nine years abroad, Richard and Bertha have to ask themselves questions about guilt and responsibility as they confront two other people who love them. Will infidelity hold them together? Based in part on James Joyce’s own relationship with Nora Barnacle.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781484180174
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
04/22/2013
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.39(d)

Meet the Author


James Joyce (1882-1941) is the author of "Dubliners," "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," "Ulysses," "Finnegans Wake" and many poems. He met Nora in Dublin in 1904 and the two of them lived in Pula and then Trieste until 1915, when the War forced them to move to Zurich, where Joyce died. Conor McPherson was born in Dublin, where he still lives. His plays include This Lime Tree Bower, St. Nicholas, The Weir, Port Authority and Dublin Carol. He has written three films, I Went Down, Saltwater and The Actors, and directed the last two.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
February 2, 1882
Date of Death:
January 13, 1941
Place of Birth:
Dublin, Ireland
Place of Death:
Zurich, Switzerland
Education:
B.A., University College, Dublin, 1902
Website:
http://www.jamesjoyce.ie

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