21:350:382 James Joyce

H. Ehrlich, TuTh 2:30 - 3:50 pm, Conklin 302, Index #34313, Office: Hill 521, Hours: TuTh 1:30-2:30pm

Required Texts (at NJ Books):
Dubliners, Viking Critical Edition
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Viking Critical Edition
Ulysses, Gabler edition

Email and web addresses: Reading schedule | First day | Course Bibliography | Demo Biblio | Dubliners notes | Approaches to Ulysses | Some Joyce poems | Main class web page | Class email | Instructor's email | Blackboard discussions

Course description:

The main works of James Joyce from Dubliners to Portrait of the Artist to Ulysses considered in the light of recent biographical, textual, critical, and theoretical investigations. Our discussions will also take into account considerations of Joyce from the points of view of Celticism, feminism, gender theory, popular culture, and aesthetic influence, all of which place Joyce among the foremost world authors of the 20th century.

Assignments Schedule: Impromptu, Paper, Oral reports, Quiz, Midterm, Final

Week 1-2: Introduction, Dubliners (selected stories)

Week 3-4: Portrait

Week 5-13: Ulysses

Week 14: Course overview

Class web page is andromeda.rutgers.edu/~ehrlich/382
Class email is irishlit@andromeda.rutgers.edu
Instructor's email is ehrlich@andromeda.rutgers.edu

Page last revised 30 August 2005