James Joyce, Sexuality and Social Purity / Edition 1

James Joyce, Sexuality and Social Purity / Edition 1

by Katherine Mullin
     
 

Mullin offers a richly detailed account of Joyce's lifelong battle against censorship.See more details below

Overview

Mullin offers a richly detailed account of Joyce's lifelong battle against censorship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521827515
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

Meet the Author

Katharine Mullin is Research Fellow at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge. Her work has appeared in Semicolonial Joyce ed. Derek Attridge and Marjorie Howes (Cambridge, 2000) and in Modernism/ Modernity.

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; Introduction: provoking the puritysnoopers; 1. 'Works which boys couldn't read': reading and regulation in 'An Encounter'; 2. 'Don't cry for me, Argentina': 'Eveline', white slavery and the seductions of propaganda; 3. 'True manliness': policing masculinity in A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man; 4. Typhoid turnips and crooked cucumbers: theosophical purity in 'Scylla and Charybdis'; 5. Making a spectacle of herself: Gerty MacDowell through the mutoscope; 6. Vice crusading in Nighttown: 'Circe', brothel policing and the pornographies of reform; Afterword; Select bibliography; Index.

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