Blooms & Barnacles

Panthersahib and Pointer

Episode Summary

Kelly and Dermot consider, Stephen's decision to leave the Martello Tower, his struggles as a would-be artist in the colonial landscape of Edwardian Dublin, his fear of dogs, the protean process of death and decay, what the heck a grike is, why Sir Lout talks like that, how to pronounce "gunwale," some more meditations on death and decay, and who the two maries are.

Episode Notes

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Further Reading:

Budgen, F. (1972). James Joyce and the making of Ulysses, and other writings. London: Oxford University Press. Retrieved from

Gifford, D., & Seidman, R. J. (1988). Ulysses annotated: Notes for James Joyce's Ulysses. Berkeley: University of California Press. Retrieved from

Ellmann, R. (1972). Ulysses on the Liffey. Oxford University Press. Retrieved from

Joyce, S. (1958). My brother’s keeper: James Joyce’s early years. New York: The Viking Press.

Nicholson, R. (2015). The Ulysses guide: tours through Joyce’s Dublin. Dublin: New Island Books. 



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