By Finn Fordham, Rita Sakr
The essays of this quantity convey how Joyce's paintings engaged with the various upheavals and revolutions in the French nineteenth-century novel and its contexts. They delve into the complexities of this engagement, tracing its twists and turns, and reemerge with interesting and wealthy discoveries. The participants discover Joyce's particular and implicit responses to Alexandre Dumas, Honoré de Balzac, Victor Hugo and Émile Zola and, in fact, Flaubert. Drawing from the wide variety of Joyce's writings -Dubliners, A Portrait..., Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, and his existence, letters, and essays - they resituate Joyce's relation to France, the unconventional, and the 19th century."
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