Now Australia's Biggest Toy Store

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

A Companion to James Joyce


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations ix Acknowledgments xi Notes on Contributors xiii List of Abbreviations and Editions Used xvii 1 Introduction: Re-readings, Relocations, and Receptions 1 Richard Brown Part I Re-reading Texts 17 2 Dubliners: Surprised by Chance 19 Vicki Mahaffey 3 Desire, Freedom, and Confessional Culture in A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man 34 John Paul Riquelme 4 Ulysses: The Epic of the Human Body 54 Maud Ellmann 5 Finnegans Wake: Novel and Anti-novel 71 Finn Fordham Part II Contexts and Locations 91 6 European Joyce 93 Geert Lernout 7 "In the Heart of the Hibernian Metropolis"? Joyce's Reception in Ireland, 1900?1940 108 John Nash 8 His citta immediata: Joyce?s Triestine Home from Home 123 John McCourt 9 James Joyce and German Literature, or Refl ections on the Vagaries and Vacancies of Reception Studies 137 Robert K. Weninger 10 Molly's Gibraltar: The Other Location in Joyce's Ulysses 157 Richard Brown 11 Joyce and Postcolonial Theory: Analytic and Tropical Modes 174 Mark Wollaeger 12 "United States of Asia": James Joyce and Japan 193 Eishiro Ito 13 Where Agni Arafl ammed and Shiva Slew: Joyce's Interface with India 207 Krishna Sen 14 Joyce and New Zealand: Biography, Censorship, and Infl uence 223 David G. Wright Part III Approaches and Receptions 239 15 Joyce's Homer, Homer's Joyce 241 Declan Kiberd 16 The Joyce of French Theory 254 Jean-Michel Rabate 17 Joyce, Music, and Popular Culture 270 R. Brandon Kershner 18 The Joyce of Manuscripts 286 Daniel Ferrer 19 Joyce's Bridge to Late Twentieth-Century British Theater: Harold Pinter's Dialogue with Exiles 300 Mark Taylor-Batty 20 The Joyce Effect: Joyce in Visual Art 318 Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes 21 "In his secondmouth language": Joyce and Irish Poetry 341 Derval Tubridy 22 "Ghostly Light": Spectres of Modernity in James Joyce's and John Huston's "The Dead" 359 Luke Gibbons 23 Joyce through the Little Magazines 374 Katherine Mullin 24 Joyce and Radio 390 Jane Lewty 25 Scotographia: Joyce and Psychoanalysis 407 Luke Thurston Index 427

About the Author

Richard Brown is Reader in Modern Literature in the School of English at the University of Leeds. As well as a wide variety of articles on Joyce and other areas, Brown has published three books on the author: James Joyce and Sexuality (1985), James Joyce: A Postculturalist Perspective (1992), and Joyce, Penelope and the Body (2006). Since 1980 he has been co-editor of the James Joyce Broadsheet, a journal which continues to publish articles, book reviews, illustrations, news, and other material connected to the work of Joyce, three times a year. He currently serves as an elected Trustee of the International James Joyce Foundation.


Essays offering new riffs and revisions stand out--VickiMahaffey on Dubliners, Finn Fordham on Finnegans Wake, DeclanKiberd on the Odyssey, Rabate on French theory, and DanielFerrer on genetic criticism--and one welcomes the contributions ofnewer scholars, e.g., Katherine Mullin. Recommended. ( Choice, November 2008) "A diverse collection A fascinating discussion ofJoyce." (James Joyce Broadsheet, October 2008)

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling A Companion to James Joyce (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture) on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top