• The story of “Araby” by James Joyce
    Max Wittig Mrs. Asquith En 111- Sec. 09 3/4/2013 The story of “Araby” by James Joyce is one of many stories in the book Dubliners. Here we follow the protagonist as he slowly discovers the truths of adult life. He’s at that stage in his young life when nothing seems to make sense. Joyc...
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  • Eveline by James Joyce
    Eveline by James Joyce In the story, "Eveline," by James Joyce, a young girl named Eveline has to make a hard choice between staying at home or moving out with her lover. She keeps reminiscing on the memories she shared with her father, the good and the bad, and doesn’t know if she wants to be...
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  • Eveline by James Joyce (1914)
    Eveline by James Joyce (1914) 1. How is Eveline presented in the story? Use quotation from the text to explain and justify your response. This story is a portrait of an adolescent girl in Dublin and reflects how she thinks about her domestic life in the past, in the present and the possibili...
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  • Eveline by James Joyce
    Essay 2 Leaving the only “home” that one has ever known can be very emotional, especially when you hold so many memories and have established a routine of life in that home. Many say “live life to the fullest,” yet they come up with excuse after excuse that holds them from leaving. They...
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  • Reflective Statement on Eveline by James Joyce
    Reflective statement on “Eveline” by James Joyce Before the interactive orals, I wasn’t sure or fully convinced about the reasons why Eveline would want to stay in Dublin. Everything seemed right in place for her to begin a new life with a man she supposedly trusted and wanted to be...
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  • Eveline by James Joyce
    David V. English 101 August 7, 2013 Eveline “She sat at the window watching the evening invade the avenue. Her head was leaned against the window curtains and in her nostrils was the odor of dusty cretonne. She was tired.” Immediately author James Joyce begins his short story “Eveline,”...
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  • Eveline - James Joyce (Short Personal Response)
    “Eveline”, is a story about a 19 year old girl who diligently reflects on the life she has had residing in the same town (in Dublin) with her siblings, everyone she knows, and her abusive father whom she labours excessively for to support. This is the same town her mother died in that she now an...
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  • Eveline by James Joyce
    Eveline is yet another tale about paralysis from James Joyce's Dubliners. It is a story of arduous childhood and adolescence full of anguish. The family bonds in Eveline are almost like chains and the protagonist is mentally and physically heavily burdened by her parents. Her life is full of respons...
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  • James Joyce - The Sisters
    JAMES JOYCE (1882-1941) He is a 20th century Irish modernist short story writer, novelist and poet. He was affected from naturalism, romanticism and realism. He was a master of the English language. He uses stream of consciousness technique and his works are full of parodies,...
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  • Araby by James Joyce: a Story of a Boy Who Feel the Psychoanalytical Criticism
    Title: Araby Author: James Joyce Plot: Araby is a story about a boy who looses his innocence and his perfect idealizations. The boy watches Mangan’s sister, he talks to her a little bit and he develops a childhood crush on her. One morning Mangan’s sister asks the boy if he plans to go to Ar...
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  • James Joyce (Araby and Eveline
    In "Araby" and "Eveline" Joyce uses religious symbols to show the importance of the Catholic religion in both of the main characters' lives. Both of these stories take place in Dublin, Ireland, a place that is very strong in its belief in the Catholic religion. In "Araby," the imagery of the infam...
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  • James Joyce, Symbolism in Story "Araby"
    James Joyce: Symbols of Religion in his short story “Araby” Alongside the dawn of the twentieth century appeared an author by the name of James Joyce. Joyce introduced the idea that language can be manipulated and transformed into a new original meaning. “Some critics considered the work a m...
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  • James Joyce Araby Eveline
    James Joyce was born in Dublin, in 1882 and subsequently became one of Ireland's greatest writers with books such as Dubliners' being hugely successful among many around the world. Still considered one of the greatest writers to this day, Joyce even succeeds in having a day dedicated to him named af...
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  • Cultural Case Study of James Joyce’s “Eveline”
    In James Joyce’s “Eveline”, Eveline remains in Dublin to care for her father, to take care of the house and the kids, and she realized she was already comfortable in her current home. Eveline has lived in Dublin her whole life in Dublin and has seen her siblings either leave home or pass away...
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  • The Short Story “Araby, ” by James Joyce
    Ashlyn Wlodarski Mr. Wylie Period 3 November 26, 2012 Araby At the beginning of the short story “Araby,” by James Joyce, we are brought back to a time when the author was just a young boy living on the described...
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  • Modernism- James Joyce’s ‘Eveline’ and T.S. Eliot’s ‘The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock’
    James Joyce’s ‘Eveline’ and T.S. Eliot’s ‘The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock’ both provide an elaborative portrayal of the modernist notions of passivity and uncertainty. The characters of Eveline and J. Alfred Prufrock are each represented as being miserable in their current lives, yet...
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  • Response Sketch: James Joyce’s ‘Eveline’
    Response Sketch: James Joyce’s ‘Eveline’ My first thought after finishing ‘Eveline’ was “that’s it?” I felt that the story was lacking in information: I hardly knew anything about Eveline’s father, how did Eveline’s mother die, and how did her brother Ernest die. If I do not kn...
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  • Compare and Contrast: Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre and James Joyce's Araby
    Compare and Contrast: Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre and James Joyce’s Araby James Joyce’s Dubliners is a collection of short stories developed chronologically from his youth to adulthood. Joyce attempts to tell a coming of age story through Dubliners. In particular, Araby is about a young b...
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  • James Joyce Araby
    James Joyce, the author of the short story "Araby," emphasizes the symbolic blindness and ignorance of the faithful masses of fellow Irishmen and depicts his personal religious and adolescent epiphany through the usage of first person point of view, vivid imagery, and constant allusions to the Roman...
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  • Character Analysis in "Araby" by James Joyce
    Character Analysis of the Narrator in “Araby” by James Joyce While “growing up” is generally associated with age, the transition from adolescence to adulthood in particular comes with more subtlety, in the form of experience. James Joyce’s short story “Araby” describes the emotional...
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