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Comedy in James Joyce's Ulysses

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The comic in Ulysses needs more attention. The few studies that exist disregard the problems: the adoption of assumptions which limit discussion, the inconsistent terminology, the lingering prejudice regarding comedy as inferior to tragedy. This study begins by examining the common assumption that comedy in Ulysses is either a restraint on Joyce's saeva indignatio, or an affirmation of life; and then looks at the difficulties of comic criticism.

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Faculty of English Language and Literature
Role:
Author
Publication date:
1987
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Barcode:
602354755
URN:
uuid:80539d29-5f34-44af-b2a6-265d85000258
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td:602354755
Language:
English
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