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 - Leslie - Goodreads
Joyce is still one of the few authors I've read who can basically tell a story in which nothing happens and yet everything happens. A slice of everyday life in early 1900's Ireland. Read full review
Review: DublinersUser Review - Susan - Goodreads
If Goodreads had half star ratings, I would probably go 2.5 on this one. Except for a couple of the later stories, I was just not that into this book. The introduction indicates that Joyce intended ... Read full review