TITLE

Parodic Irishness: Joyce's Reconfigurations of the Nation in Finnegans Wake

AUTHOR(S)
Burns, Christy L.
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring98, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p237
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Looks at the novel `Finnegan's Wake,' by James Joyce. Joyce's revision of Irish history and communal identity; How the episode in the novel began; Message of Joyce's novel.
ACCESSION #
779856

 

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