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" Welcome, O life! I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race. "
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - Page 299
by James Joyce - 1916 - 299 pages
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Novel Practices: Classic Modern Fiction

Eugene Goodheart - Literary Criticism - 217 pages
...when he asserts ("declaims" may be the more fitting word): "1 go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race" (Portrait 218). Or does Stephen's gloomy appearance in Ulysses confirm the suspicion of many readers...
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Joyce

Ian Pindar - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 176 pages
...that food of the spirit by which a nation of human beings is sustained in life.'"' the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy...of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race}"' Yeats suggested Joyce might turn his hand to book reviews and James Joyce, Exiles ( 1 9 1 8) invited...
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Wild, Unforgettable Philosophy: In Early Works of Walter Benjamin

Monad Rrenban - Art - 2005 - 425 pages
...what the heart is and what it feels. . . . Welcome, O life! I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race. . . ." P, 253). The uncreated conscience of any race is death as the necessity, but (as indicated already)...
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The Cambridge Companion to James Joyce

Derek Attridge - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 290 pages
...final statement of his artistic intentions: 'Welcome, O life! I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race' (P 213). Here Stephen expresses his desire that he will become not only a conduit for carrying the...
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At the Speed of Light There is Only Illumination: A Reappraisal of Marshall ...

John George Moss, Linda M. Morra - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 261 pages
...of education of consciousness. He then paraphrased Joyce, "I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience"—not "of my race" but "of my age. » It was a terrific first class; the next few classes...
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Joyce: 'Ulysses'

Vincent Sherry - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 125 pages
In this engaging introduction, Vincent Sherry combines a close reading of Ulysses with new critical arguments. He provides a useful guide to the episodic sequence of Joyce's ...
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Breakfast Served Any Time All Day: Essays on Poetry New and Selected

Donald Hall - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 220 pages
..."foundation." The word "forge" is used by people who never saw one. Joyce has the young Stephen Dedalus vow "to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race." Granted that the mature author used rhetorical inflation to satirize his younger self,Joyce and his...
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Moving Targets: Writing with Intent, 1982-2004

Margaret Atwood - Canadian literature - 2004 - 422 pages
...someone has to bear witness. Why do you read? (This last is tricky: maybe they don't.) Because I wish to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race. Because I wish to make an axe to break the frozen sea within. (These have been used, but they're good.)...
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Paranoia & Contentment: A Personal Essay on Western Thought

John C. Hampsey - Philosophy - 2004 - 216 pages
...always with that hard gemlike flame," and Wilde's remorse over the "decay of lying," and Joyce's desire to "forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race"—the aesthetic movement was an attempt to perceive beauty in a personally holistic way, and,...
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Challenge and Continuity: Aspects of the Thematic Novel, 1830-1950

Margaret Buckley, Brian Buckley - Comparative literature - 2004 - 257 pages
...needs "a new terminology" in order to "encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race". 23 The proclamation carries the same seeds as before, indicated by the same ironies, for the processes...
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