James Joyce, Ulysses, and the Construction of Jewish Identity

James Joyce, Ulysses, and the Construction of Jewish Identity

Culture, Biography, and "the Jew" in Modernist Europe

eBook - 1996
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Cambridge Univ Pr
'At every turn this superb study introduces fresh perspectives on an important subject.' James Joyce Literary Supplement
Representations of "the Jew" have long been a topic of interest in Joyce studies. Neil Davison argues that Joyce's lifelong encounter with pseudo-scientific, religious, and political discourse about "the Jew" forms a unifying component of his career. He offers new biographical material, and presents a detailed reading of Ulysses to show how Joyce confronts the controversy of "race," the psychology of internalized stereotype, and the contradictions of fin-de-siècle anti-Semitism.

Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996
ISBN: 9780585000510
0585000514
0521551811
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xi, 305 p.)

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