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Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (1): 31–46.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Tom Henthorne Copyright © Hofstra University 2008 '41 “Stench!”Arnold Bennetts End and the Beginning of Finnegans Wake Tom Henthorne [Arnold Bennett] said that nothing was so insular and absurd as to suppose that the ordinary water of Paris, indeed of France...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2002) 48 (4): 461–486.
Published: 01 December 2002
...), articulate a oneness that binds difference and Twentieth-Century Literature 48.4 Winter 2002 461 Thaine Stearns unifies oppositions; and that stance appealed to Joyce. He draws upon her ideas in Finnegans Wake, where he figures Marsden as the source of resolution for a parodic metaphysical...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2001) 47 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 June 2001
... influence on subsequent writers.2 In other words, we know a lot more about Joyce’s debt to Homeric myth in Ulysses or to the Egyptian Book of the Dead in Finnegans Wake than we know about his significance for contemporary writers from Africa, Asia, or South America. Similarly...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (4): 391–413.
Published: 01 December 2005
... hits Stephen at the end of “Circe” but does not fully collapse it, and Stephen never does reconcile himself with Yeats. However, by looking at Joyce’s conflation of Yeats with St. Kevin the eremite in Finnegans Wake, we see that the end of Ulysses does not mark the culmina­ tion of Yeats-related...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (3): 378–392.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., Simon Dedalus, the Citizen, and Molly. In fact, the autobiographical impetus underlying all of Joyce’s fiction relies on this very pattern: from the coldly scientific analy- ses of failed artists in Dubliners to the complex self/other relationships of Finnegans Wake, Joyce analyzes incomplete...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (2): 232–254.
Published: 01 June 2009
... to Finnegans Wake, where the language both emanates from and constructs the first book’s central immobile body, from “humptyhillhead” to “tumptytumtoes” (3.20–21).28 The kinesthetic play that makes these words mime the physical features they describe also gives body to Stephen’s “lips lipped...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (4): 504–510.
Published: 01 December 2018
... are likewise free to discern repeated melodies in the endless work. Inevitably, Finnegans Wake (1939) is cited as a prime example (and Joyce’s surpassing interest in music is rightly noted too), and an account of Eisenstein’s ambitions in film gives way to a provocative discussion of film, the new medium...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (2): 220–227.
Published: 01 June 2017
... and voice in Joyce’s writing, and especially in Finnegans Wake (1939). In recent years, the novel’s innovative language has increasingly been read as giving voice to the silenced traditions of ancient Ireland, which had succumbed to the forces of British imperialism, and to silenced voices of both...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (3): 299–328.
Published: 01 September 2017
... : University of Illinois Press . Joyce James . 1993 . Ulysses . Edited by Gabler Hans Walter . New York : Vintage . Joyce James . 2012 . Finnegans Wake . Edited by Henkes Robbert-Jan Bindervoet Erik Fordham Finn . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Kenner...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (1): 58–79.
Published: 01 March 2009
... It Is tistaVico. Beckett’s first published work, an essay of 1929 titled “Dante Bruno .Vico . .Joyce,” explicated Joyce’s use of Vico’s model of history and language as “a structural convenience—or inconvenience” (22) in Work in Progress (later Finnegans Waki)Nichian references haunt the margins...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2000) 46 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Cahalan, James M. “‘Dear Reader’ and ‘Drear Writer’: Joyce’s Direct Address to His Readers in Finnegans Wake. ”41.3 (1995): 306-18 Callahan, John F. “F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Evolving American Dream: The ‘Pursuit of Happiness’ in Gatsby, Tender Is the Night, and The Last Tycoon. ”42.3 (1996...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (2): 273–281.
Published: 01 June 2020
...). In poetry, Jones is concerned with signmaking itself, the relationship between signifier and signified, and seeks to convey these interactions (the textuality of the text) rather than a definitive or dogmatic meaning. His focus on the “play” (285, 289) of the text—which he himself loved about Finnegans...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2007) 53 (4): 518–529.
Published: 01 December 2007
... were inclined to think well of its successor, Finnegan’s Wake, in spite of the fact that they had no desire to wrestle with it. In fact, the frequent, loudly sounded expressions of outrage and incomprehension allowed modernist artists and their celebrants to mock the philistine, stiff­ necked...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 March 2018
... for short, translates to “the Spear of the Nation.” 7 Also the day that Joyce met his long-term partner, Nora Barnacle. 8 There is yet another parallel with Joyce’s works, this time with Finnegans Wake , in a metafictional/metatextual way: the narrator is describing a moment between Joyce...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2003) 49 (2): 164–192.
Published: 01 June 2003
... in toponymy. On the relationship between Ordnance Survey toponymy and Finnegans Wake, see Thomas C. Hofheinz, esp. ch. 2 .1 limit my focus here to the visual representation of colonial territory in the Ordnance Survey maps. 189 Jon Hegglund 4. For seminal studies of critical cartography, see J. B...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (3): 318–340.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... . . . But to be truly Stephen one must be a born Catholic and Irish city-bred man. “Crying aloud in the rain on the top of the Howth tram”—Stephen is undetachable from his place. (48) Bowen argues that even Finnegans Wake exhibits a “fundamental Irishness” that “has defeated...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2015) 61 (2): 209–231.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Texas author and first time transition contributor appeared near the end of an issue filled with work from such major writers as Gertrude Stein, William Carlos Williams, and James Joyce, who published most of Finnegans Wake as Work in Progress in this Paris-based magazine. In contrast to some...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2022) 68 (3): 323–352.
Published: 01 September 2022
... Finnegans Wake [1939]), Beckett’s essay opens with the premise that “the danger is in the neatness of identifications” (“DBVJ” 19). The particular identification under suspicion here is that between Philosophy and Philology. Although capitalized, the disciplinary denotation of these categories is less...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2022) 68 (4): 409–436.
Published: 01 December 2022
... power involves a disagreement with the Dial ’s owner, James Sibley Watson, with whom she always collaborated about the magazine’s contents. When in 1927 James Joyce sent in portions of what would become Finnegan’s Wake , Moore regarded the submission as “bad material intrinsically” ( SLMM 229–30...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (2): 179–209.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Video, 1995. Yeats, W B. Poems: A New Edition. Ed. Richard J. Finnegan. N ew York: Macmil­ lan, 1983. Yenser, Stephen. The Consuming Myth:The Work ofJames Merrill. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1987. . “Elizabeth Bishop’s Stove.” A Boundless Field: American Poetry at Large. Ann...