ReJoycing: New Readings of Dubliners / Edition 1

ReJoycing: New Readings of Dubliners / Edition 1

by Rosa Bollettieri Bosinelli
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813109493

ISBN-13: 9780813109497

Pub. Date: 09/18/2007

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

"In this volume, the contributors — a veritable Who's Who of Joyce specialists — provide an excellent introduction to the central issues of contemporary Joyce criticism."

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"In this volume, the contributors — a veritable Who's Who of Joyce specialists — provide an excellent introduction to the central issues of contemporary Joyce criticism."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813109497
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
Publication date:
09/18/2007
Series:
Irish Literature, History, and Culture Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
1A Book of Many Uncertainties: Joyce's Dubliners13
2The Geometry of Meaning in Dubliners: A Euclidian Approach41
3Cliches and Repetition in Dubliners: The Example of "A Little Cloud"53
4Text at the Crossroads: Multilingual Transformations of James Joyce's Dubliners68
5No Cheer for "the Gratefully Oppressed": Ideology in Joyce's Dubliners87
6"Taking the Biscuit": Narrative Cheekiness in Dubliners110
7Joyce's "The Dead": The Dissolution of the Self and the Police123
8"She Had Become a Memory": Women as Memory in James Joyce's Dubliners145
9Language, Character, and Gender in the Direct Discourse of Dubliners165
10Gendered Discourse and the Structure of Joyce's "The Dead"179
11Titles in Dubliners195
12"A Very Fine Piece of Writing": An Etymological, Dantean, and Gnostic Reading of Joyce's "Ivy Day in the Committee Room"206
13The Artist Paring His Quotations: Aesthetic and Ethical Implications of the Dantean Intertext in Dubliners228
14Gnomon Inverted249
Contributors258
Index261

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