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 (jois), James Augustine Aloysius 1882-1941.
Irish writer whose literary innovations have had a profound influence on modern fiction. His works include Ulysses (1922) and Finnegans Wake (1939).

Joyc′e·an (joi′sē-ən) adj.


(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) of, relating to, or like James Joyce or his works
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a student or admirer of James Joyce or his works
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Among their topics are George Newnes' most entertaining publication, types of news events, intertextuality and the advertising language of "Nausicaa," advertising in Ulysses, "Aeolus" interrupted: heady headlines and Joycean negotiations of closure, and the ineluctable modernity of the visible: the typographic odyssey of Ulysses in interwar print culture.
Independent Senator Norris, a Joycean scholar and gay rights activist, won [euro]5,000 to donate to charity.
The collection takes a neutral title, Voices on Joyce, and proceeds to offer a very wide variety of such voices, enabling what the Introduction terms "broader scope for the seemingly limitless ambit of Joycean textuality and the range of embedded knowledge that it addresses.
She indulges in word play with an almost Joycean zest (offering an homage to him in a brief allusion to his iconic Dubliners story, "The Dead").
A 'Chinoy' from Binondo, Manila, Jerry Sibal had been a folk dancer since he was 16 when one day a kind of Joycean epiphany occurred and he decided to leave Chinatown, eventually making his way to New York where he attained success in various fields, especially the special events business where his firm turned out original designs and concepts for each client.
According to Rasheed El-Enany's Naguib Mahfouz: The Pursuit of Meaning , Egypt's Nobel literature laureatesaid of his characters' internal monologes: "All that happens is that I sometimes encounter a Joycean moment in my hero's life, so I render it in Joyce's manner with some modification.
This paper argues instead that another Joycean assumption--called strict immodesty--should be rejected, and proves a representation theorem that characterizes all mildly immodest measure of inaccuracy.
As proved by the show's seven works--among them, the video The Joycean Society, 2013, which documents a reading group in Zurich as they parse a page from Finnegans Wake word by word, and ESP--extrasensory perception (Imposed Words), 2015, which brings a clairvoyant into the gallery to perceive things that others cannot--for Garcia, truth is but a state of mind.
She sees Rushdie's extension of the "Joycean project" to be a sign of the project's "vitality as well as its strain" before she exhorts critics to "grapple with the masculinist focus of the Joycean project" ( 156, 157).
Join the Joycean Pub Crawl and traipse between some of the bars that shaped Joyce, his characters and his contemporaries, taking in some of Dublin's oldest and most iconic watering holes.
In 1934, at the age of 28, Roth published his first novel, Call It Sleep, a Joycean evocation of his Jewish immigrant childhood in New York.
Indeed, Schlogel's account is informed by a desire to sketch in almost Joycean style the lives of all who lived through that infamous year, whereas Conquest primarily concentrated on Stalin and his cronies as well as those who suffered on their orders.