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Another Resolution Down

It turned out that reading Dubliners was far simpler than Finnegans Wake. I’m going to need a new resolution. It won’t be more fiction from James Joyce because I’ve finished it all.

New Year's Resolutions

The Best James Joyce Stories Everyone Should Read

James Joyce’s collection Dubliners (1914) was not an initial commercial success. It sold just 379 copies in its first year of publication, and 120 of those were bought by Joyce himself. 590 more words


“Dublinisms” and other things you may encounter during your stay

By Catt Kim

I’ve been asked some variation of the question “How’s Dublin?!” dozens of times in the month that I’ve been here. From small talk with strangers at bars to friends from home curious to hear, I’ve been getting by with “It’s good! 1,316 more words

Student Perspectives

Book Review / Dubliners by James Joyce

Dubliners is a set of fifteen stories that focus on its residents, the political climate, and its social structure in the early 1900’s. Most of the stories deal with defining moments in a characters life that impact their futures. 357 more words

Book Review

Fionn MacCumhail - Irish Hero Of Ancient World

Here we get to hear the story of Fionn MacCumhail – also known as Finn McCool – as it is narrated by that most solid of Dubliners, (sadly deceased) Ronnie Drew. 77 more words