Books tagged: james joyce

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Bots: A Posthuman Novella Glitched from an Essay on Surrealism and A. I.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,070. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Essay » Literature
Written on a vintage word processing machine with a malfunction that corrupted text, ‘Bots’ glitches together a new paradigm of consciousness for literature in a technological age. Better known as a cultural theorist, Koolhaas has achieved the most extreme book since ‘Finnegans Wake’. Cohen’s introductory essay explains how she adds to post-humanism with a surprising influence: Maurice Blanchot.
Time Is The Fire
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Alcorn's version of Joyce's Ulysses, the main character is not Leopold Bloom and the setting is not early 1900s Dublin. Alcorn's protagonist is Leopold Bloom O'Boyle, and the setting is late 1900s Cambridge, Mass. O'Boyle is obsessed with time, with aging, and with how to live one's life. He encounters friends and colleagues during his day's meanderings who challenge him to find himself.
Yo no maté al Ulises. Monólogo teatral
You set the price! Words: 1,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy
Un joven universitario habla con la novela Ulises de James Joyce.
Dismantling the Divine: D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Samuel Beckett
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Essay » Literature
A groundbreaking and original book, "Dismantling the Divine" considers how D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Samuel Beckett criticize the nineteenth-century concept of the artist as the replacement for Jesus Christ as the divine prophet of universal truth. In addition, the book shows how these three novelists engage with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Schopenhauer, and other key philosophers.
Death Disorders in “The Dead”
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Owl Intermedia. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
The main characters in James Joyce’s “The Dead,” Gabriel Conroy and his wife Gretta, react to death in very different ways. Gabriel Conroy’s death drive results from anxiety due to his low self-esteem and fear of rejection, and Gretta Conroy reacts to death through repression, regression, and a fear of intimacy.
Words of Wisdom: James Joyce
Series: Great Oratory, Book 9 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 304. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
James Joyce, one of the most prominent Irish writers and thinkers, has given several masterpieces to English Literature. Joyce had started writing at a very early age. His writings are not so easy to understand, for they are full of wit and wisdom. One ought to read between the lines to get to the bottom of his messages in his writings.
Literature Help: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 216 · A Quick Guide, Book 50. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The story revolves around young Stephen Dedalus. It is believed that the character of Stephen Dedalus is a fictional alter ego of James Joyce and it is an allusion to Daedalus, who is believed to be the consummate craftsman of Greek Mythology.
Migrations, Volume II: Only the Deplorable
Series: Migrations. Price: Free! Words: 161,250. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Was it possible to feel nostalgic about something that had never happened to him, possible for nostalgia to be taken in by the body as a free pathogen to infect the consciousness with stray sentiments? Perhaps, in his dreams, he had traveled back in time, or even drifted into another dimension of space-time and inhabited the body, experiences, and nostalgia of another.
Marshall McLuhan's Page 69 Test
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 238,910. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Marshall McLuhan, prophet of the modern media age, recommends that the reader turn to page 69 of any book and read it. If you like that page, buy the book. In addition to helping you to figure out what to read in an era of seemingly limitless content, with over 450 specially selected titles, the Page 69 Test allows you to discover many new books and authors in a brief but interesting encounter.
Salt and Emerald - a hesitant solo voyage round Ireland and the Irish
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,760. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Much more than adventurous travel, this book is an exploration of Ireland and her people, past and present. Observed with humour, sensitivity and insight, it is an engrossing account of encounters and experiences - astonishingly diverse - by a seasoned travelwriter. Everything from Dervla Murphy to the Mary Celeste. A journey packed with fact and anecdote that carries you along like the tide.