Living overseas but writing, always, about his native city, Joyce made Dublin unforgettable. The stories in Dubliners show us truants, seducers, gossips, rally-drivers, generous hostesses, corrupt politicians, failing priests, amateur theologians, struggling musicians, moony adolescents, victims of domestic brutishness, sentimental aunts and poets, patriots earnest or cynical, and people striving to get by.
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Review: DublinersUser Review - Lara - Goodreads
some of the stories were brilliant, they would make me stop and think and feel something that just wasn't there before. But then there were those that didn't quite get to me. It is fantastic writing though. Read full review
Review: DublinersUser Review - Crito - Goodreads
The prose is a bit shockingly straightforward and restrained considering it's Joyce. A handful of the stories wouldn't stand on their own but that's alright because altogether they form a coherent ... Read full review