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Climax of clay by James Joyce?

In â??Clayâ??, a short story from â??The Dublinersâ?? by James  Joyce, Maria pays a visit to the home of a child she nursed as a  baby. She accepts an invitation to visi (MORE)

Where did James Joyce live?

In his youth, James Joyce lived in and around Dublin. After permanently leaving Ireland in his early twenties, Joyce lived for various lengths of time in Trieste (in Italy tod (MORE)
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Did James Joyce have a perforated ulcer?

Yes, he unfortunately died of it at only 58 years old. He underwent surgery on 11 January 1941 but fell into a coma the next day and died on 13 January 1941, supposedly becaus (MORE)

Symbolism in the dead James Joyce?

James Joyce made heavy use of symbolism in his work. â??The Deadâ??  uses elements such as snow to symbolize the long cold sleep that is  death, windows as a harbinger of (MORE)

Why did James Joyce dislike Ireland?

Mainly because she was a "servant with two masters": the British and the Roman Catholic Church. Joyce believed both influences to be disabling for the Irish spirit. Also becau (MORE)

Was James Joyce blind?

Not entirely... But he suffered all his life from iritis (inflammation of the iris), glaucoma and cataracts; he underwent several surgeries as well as "unconventional" treatme (MORE)