Essays Tagged: "Dubliner"

Comparing Three short stories by James Joyce; Araby, Eveline and A Little Cloud

James Joyce's Dubliners is a collection of short stories that offers a brief, but intimate window into the lives o ... omen of all ages, occupations and social classes are represented in this collection. The stories in Dubliners are often about the ways in which these individuals attempt to escape from the numbness an ... alization that follow these attempts. "Araby", "The Dead" and "A Little Cloud", stories included in Dubliners best portray the idea of the endeavours one must go on to find themselves.During the time ...

(6 pages) 238 1 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

An Analysis Of Why Jimmy Doyle (of Dubliners by James Joyce) Will Never Succeed

ll never succeed in life due to his father' In 'After The Race', by James Joyce in the book 'Dubliners', the main character,Jimmy Doyle will be an unproductive citizen, fooling around with his ...

(3 pages) 51 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

James Joyce's "Dubliners".

resent inhabitants are repetitive and regressive. James Joyce recognized this pattern and wrote his Dubliners to show this stagnation and paralysis that Dublin spread over its inhabitants. Joyce uses ... itants. Joyce uses characterization, organization, and setting to promote this theme.The setting of Dubliners is obviously Dublin. Joyce vividly and painstakingly describes the city to show how it use ...

(5 pages) 103 1 4.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Dubliners:How is it related to Modernism?

one of the major movements of the 20th century is considered to be James Joyce. His modernist novel Dubliners offers a tremendous possibility of pinpointing the elements of modernism through analysing ... tive devices, structure, imagery and language. Joyce chose to name this collection of short stories Dubliners as its scene is set in Dublin. The title leads the reader to presume that it is a book abo ...

(7 pages) 71 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Dubliners: Discussing the Strategy of James Joyce

Joyce uses different tactics to portray life and confront different issues in Ireland in his book, Dubliners. Joyce creates his characters with great detail and explanation. For instance, no eight-ye ... a dead man's face like he does in "The Sisters" (8). His use of language and different scenarios in Dubliners are, at times, not realistic, but they implant an image of the situation in the reader's m ...

(4 pages) 84 2 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Symbols and symbolic language in The Sisters by James Joyce

new door to one of Joyce's plots. For instance, his short story "The Sisters" in the collection The Dubliners appears to be and innocent and unassuming account through the eyes of a nameless boy of hi ...

(7 pages) 42 0 2.3 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Motifs in "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young man"

t, to make peace with Dublin on Dublin's own terms; and both are short-lived.The double femaleAs in Dubliners and Exiles , the female role in the Portrait is less to arouse than to elucidate masculine ...

(5 pages) 50 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"A and P" a Return to "Araby" : The Americanization of "Araby"

inating and writing related stories, with his own spin. Updike seems to have a special affinity for Dubliners. Never was this more apparent in Updike's short story, "A & P." This short story has s ... nd emotionally.Unlike his predecessor, John Updike was born in America, and several years after the Dubliner, in 1932 (Leblanc 2). As a child he stammered constantly, so his mother began making him wr ...

(12 pages) 46 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Research Joyce's life and explain how growing up in Dublin affected him. To what extent are his life experiences reflected in Dubliners?

es in Dublin that reflect his family life events and friends throughout his school and college days.Dubliners is an analysis of life in Dublin, when Joyce grew up. Joyce was born in 1882 in a large Ca ... yce's concern with life among the Irish lower middle class is reflected in his works, especially in Dubliners. The short-story collection, Dubliners which was published in 1914 contains many incidents ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Analysis of extract from the opening of the short story "Araby" by James Joyce

short story Araby, which is part of a collection of short stories written by James Joyce, known as "Dubliners". Irish experiences had a huge impact on James Joyce’s writing. The settings and the ... , is emphasized as his pears out of his window to watch the girl. Windows are a repetitive motif in Dubliners, which evoke the anticipation of events or encounters that are about to happen. Every morn ...

(7 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Comparison Of "The Boarding House" And "Araby"

and "Araby" James Joyce wrote a collection of short stories that can be found published as Dubliners. An observant reader may notice a trend throughout these stories. They are stories of frus ... s. It is interesting to note that Joyce wrote both these stories, as well as most of the stories in Dubliners while in Europe. Once he left Dublin he rarely returned. The titles of both these stories ...

(3 pages) 2439 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Dubliners: Maturation through the Stories We had to write about the collection of short stories written by James Joyce. It has been edited twice.

f space to convey attitude and reoccurring themes. In the short stories compiled into the novel The Dubliners, by James Joyce, the narration changes to fit into certain subtopics (such as childhood). ... ives the description of an evil mature life. Each small portion of the short stories in Joyce's The Dubliners brings a much larger picture to the forefront.Joyce, James. The Dubliners. Simon & Sch ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Apr/2008

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 ... pretentious. Expressionism is used in this case to depict his distaste of Dublin, an opinion other Dubliners might not have.When Mr. Duffy reads about Mrs. Sinico's death, he is not upset by it. Rath ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Settings in Ababy

Setting in ArabyDolores Class1 073011120Final PaperThe third of the fifteen stories in Dubliners written by James Joyce is called Araby. It tells a story of a boy who falls in love with h ... ilence of this street, and the path that suddenly stops. [2] People lived here represents the whole Dubliners, they lived in such quiet and blind place which lead them numb and hard to escape. At firs ... treet walked at the end of the alley, they did not have courage to push over that dark wall, so did Dubliners. They were destined to be trapped in poor place.Followed Mangan's sister's suggestion, the ...

(4 pages) 37 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers