Stephen in process/Stephen on trial: The anxiety of production in Joyce's Portrait

Thomas, Calvin
March 1990
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring90, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p282
Academic Journal
Discusses the way James Joyce's `Portrait' articulates the anxiety of production and the relationship between language and body. Subject's struggle for identity-in-language and its attempt to accede to itself by designating itself in a statement; Phenomenon of externalization; Semiotic and symbolic; Materiality of language; Lousy aesthetics of Joyce's character Stephen Dedalus.


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