Ulysses

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JHU Press, Mar 1, 1987 - Literary Criticism - 182 pages
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With characteristic flair, Kenner explores the ways James Joyce teaches us to read his novel, moving from the simple to the complex, from the familiar to the strange and new, from the norms of the 19th-century novel to the open forms of modernism.
 

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Contents

Preliminary
1
O an Impossible Person
6
Uses of Homer
19
Immediate Experience
31
The Hidden Hero
43
Stephens Day
55
The Arranger
61
The Aesthetic of Delay
72
Death and Resurrection
118
Lists Myths
134
The Gift of a Book
146
APPENDICES
159
The Date of Stephens Flight
161
Blooms Chest
164
The Circle and the Three Nines
166
Critical Sequels
169

Oceansong
83
Maelstrom Reflux
93
Metempsychoses
107
Bibliography
174
Index
180
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