Essays Tagged: "A Painful Case"

Irony & Sensory Disconnect in James Joyces' Dubliners.

In James Joyce’s Dubliners the use of irony and sensory disconnect are what structure the recurring ... d sensory disconnect are what structure the recurring themes of the stories. The themes include entrapment, with escaping routine life for its horrors, misery, and agony. The stories “Eveline ... life for its horrors, misery, and agony. The stories “Eveline”, “Araby”, “A Painful Case”, and “The Dead” all end in epiphany. Dubliners experience a climactic ...

(4 pages) 3756 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Expressionism and stream of consciousness in James Joyce's works

One of the stories written in Dubliners by James Joyce, "A Painful Case" brings expressionism to the reader by the protagonist, Mr. Duffy. Joyce ... gs expressionism to the reader by the protagonist, Mr. Duffy. Joyce uses the protagonist's thoughts and feelings to distort the objects and events that are happening in the story. These thoughts are p ... stort the objects and events that are happening in the story. These thoughts are primarily used to darken the story. There are multiple examples in the text that provide examples of how Joyce used str ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors