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    The Context of James Joyce's Writing.

    Another approach that might be valid would involve an
    awareness of the times in which James Joyce was writing.
    For instance, in the world of painting, in Spain and France,
    a young Pablo Picasso...
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    Well stated,phringo.

    That's the ticket, phringo: lead the way and encourage
    people to stick with it. You're doing them a good deed.
    When I tell bookworms I'm near finished with the book
    and loved it, I say it's...
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    Walter Scott is the greatest. My grandmother's...

    Walter Scott is the greatest. My grandmother's set of Scott novels has been around
    the house since she died. I recently started reading from the set: Ivanhoe, Rob Roy,
    and The Talisman. By far, the...
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    I agree with that completely, only, with your...

    I agree with that completely, only, with your kind permission, I request
    to be excused from any personal identification on the grounds that I
    have just begun to learn about James Joyce. The fact...
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    These are inspiring stories. I graduated in...

    These are inspiring stories. I graduated in Humanities from a prestige
    college nearly 50 years ago. Over the years, I have picked up and
    put away "Ulysses" maybe five or six times, including a...
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    With your permission, mansoor7, astute of you to...

    With your permission, mansoor7, astute of you to take note of that. I say that with impugnity because, at 65 years, and after several aborted attempts dating back to
    my college days, the book...
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    I think Joyce must have had quite an influence on...

    I think Joyce must have had quite an influence on movie writers and directors.
    A fine example on page 381 of the Modern Library edition, 374 of the original:
    He's lost in thought, the reader not...
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    For example, on page 131 in the Modern Library...

    For example, on page 131 in the Modern Library edition,
    consider this paragraph for humor.

    What was their civilisation?...........
    ....It is meet to be here. Let us construct a watercloset."
    ...
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    "The Last Cowboy" festival in Butte, MT. What is...

    "The Last Cowboy" festival in Butte, MT.
    What is the wittiest remark you have heard, recently?
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    My Ulysses Code

    I read not so much for the narrative, but, rather, for the brilliance.
    I don't have much patience with Joyce's ramblings. I have learned to screen the
    stream of consciousness, and do screen it in...
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    I might think that could be the sound of the sea.

    I might think that could be the sound of the sea.
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