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James Joyce and the Act of Reception

Reading, Ireland, Modernism

by John Nash

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • British Isles,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Books and reading,
  • Ireland,
  • Modernism (Literature)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7767350M
    ISBN 10052186576X
    ISBN 109780521865760

    James Joyce's 'Ulysses' and Bloomsday: In Search of Difficult Pleasures June 16 each year is celebrated as Bloomsday in honour of James Joyce’s Irish literary masterpiece Ulysses. James Joyce (–) was an Irish novelist and short-story writer noted for his experimental use of language and exploration of new literary methods in such works as Ulysses () and Finnegans Wake (). Learn more about Joyce’s life and work in this article.

    United States v. One Book Called Ulysses, 5 F. Supp. (S.D.N.Y. ), was a decision by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in a case dealing with freedom of issue was whether James Joyce's novel Ulysses was obscene. In deciding it was not, Judge John M. Woolsey opened the door to importation and publication of serious works of literature. The status of James Joyce as a writer never could be determined in his lifetime. In the opinion of some critics, notably Edmund Wilson, he deserved to rank with the great innovators of literature.

    One of the 20th century's greatest writers, James Joyce was born in Dublin in , and his native city is at the heart of his best-known books: Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, and the short story collection Dubliners. His flowing, sometimes musical, often challenging prose has provoked and inspired generations of readers. He died in If you want, read a biography of James Joyce: Joyce biographies are a kind of extended-universe bonus pack for Ulysses, not unlike reading The Silmarillion as a companion to The Lord of the Rings. I read Richard Ellmann’s James Joyce between my second and third re-readings of Ulysses. (This is the longest and probably most thorough Joyce.


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The publication of John Nash's book, James Joyce and the Act of Reception, is timely. In recent years, the enormous archive of responses to Joyce's work accumulated over the past century has become the object of sustained critical scrutiny.

InJoseph Kelly examined the twists and turns of Joyce's reputation in Our Joyce: From Outcast to Icon. James Joyce and the Act of Reception is a detailed account of Joyce's own engagement with the reception of his work.

It shows how Joyce's writing, from the earliest fiction to Finnegans Wake, addresses the social conditions of reading (particularly in Ireland). Most notably, it echoes and transforms the responses of some of Joyce's actual readers, from family and friends to key figures such as.

JAMES JOYCE AND THE ACT OF RECEPTION Reading, Ireland, Modernism James Joyce and the Act of Reception is the first detailed account of Joyce’s own engagement with the reception of his work. It shows how Joyce’s writing, from the earliest fiction to Finnegans Wake, addresses the social conditions of reading (particularly in Ireland).

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The following text is taken from the publisher's website:\ud "James Joyce and the Act of Reception is the first detailed account of Joyce's own engagement with the reception of his work.

It shows how Joyce's writing, from the earliest fiction to Finnegans Wake, addresses the social conditions of reading (particularly in Ireland). James Joyce is now widely considered the most influential writer of the twentieth century. His name and his most important works appeared again and again in fin-de-millennium surveys.

This is the case not only in the English-speaking world, but also in many European literatures. Joyce's influence is most pronounced in French, German and Italian literatures, where translations of most of his. James Joyce and the Act of Reception: Reading, Ireland, Modernism avg rating — 4 ratings — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving /5.

One Book Entitled ‘Ulysses’ by James Joyce: Documents and Commentary – a year Retrospective (Frederick, MD: University Publications of America, ). Nash, John, James Joyce and the Act of Reception: Reading, Ireland, Modernism (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ). Joyce did have a plan for his book, and the connections within it, and he shared it with his friend Stuart Gilbert, who used it as the basis for his book James Joyce’s Ulysses: A Study.

James Joyce and the act of reception. Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: James Joyce; James Joyce; James Joyce: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: John Nash.

James Joyce and the act of reception: reading, Ireland, modernism. Request This. Author Nash, John (John Edward) Title James Joyce and the act of reception: reading, Ireland, modernism / John Nash. Format Book Published Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press,   This collection of essays prepared by an international team of scholars, critics and translators, records the ways in which James Joyce's work has been received, translated and published in different areas of Europe.

Joyce is now widely considered one of the the most influential writers of the twentieth century. The impact of his work has been significant not only in the English-speaking world.

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Early Life and Education. Born James Augustine Aloysius Joyce on February 2,in Dublin, Ireland, Joyce was one of the most revered writers of the 20th century, whose landmark book."The Dead" is the final short story in the collection Dubliners by James other stories in the collection are shorter, whereas at 15, words, "The Dead" is almost long enough to be described as a story deals with themes of love and loss .Biography James Augustine Aloysius Joyce was born in West Rathgar, Dublin, inone of the ten children of May and John Joyce and her husband John, a professional singer and later rate-collector from a bourgeois Catholic family.