Joyce was to modern literature what Picasso was to modern art: he scrambled up the old formulas and set the table for the 20th century. Joyce's books Ulysses (1921) and Finnegan's Wake (1939) ignored traditional plot and sentence structure in f...
Name at Birth:
James Augustine Aloysius Joyce
February 2, 1882,
Rathgar (near Dublin), Ireland
January 13, 1941
James Joyce's 'Ulysses' is one of the most challenging and rewarding novels
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Apr 7, 2015 ... James Joyce, in full James Augustine Aloysius Joyce (born Feb. 2, 1882, Dublin,
Ire.—died Jan. 13, 1941, Zürich, Switz.), Irish novelist noted for ...
He's known for works like Dubliners, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man , and Finnegans Wake. Exiled from Ireland, he continued to return to his homeland in his stories and novels--with characters who experience epiphanies, universal truths, and Ulysses-inspired j... More »
James Joyce (1882 – 1941) is one of Ireland's most influential and celebrated
writers. His most famous work is Ulysses (1922) which follows the movements of
Early Childhood James Augustine (incorrectly registered as "Augusta") Joyce
was born on February 2, 1882, in the Dublin suburb of Rathgar, Ireland. Son of a
James Augustine Aloysius Joyce was born on February 2, 1882, just south of
Dublin in a wealthy suburb called Rathgar. The Joyce family was initiall...
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The author James Joyce was born on February 2, 1882 in Dublin. He was the
oldest of twelve children born to John Stanislaus Joyce and his wife Mary Jane.