Joyce Through Lacan And A Ia Ek: Explorations by S. BrivicJoyce Through Lacan And A Ia Ek: Explorations by S. Brivic

Joyce Through Lacan And A Ia Ek: Explorations

byS. Brivic

Hardcover | November 17, 2008

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Brivic argues that James Joyce's fiction anticipated Jacques Lacan's idea that the perceivable world is made of language and that Joyce, Lacan, and Žižek all carry forward a psychological and linguistic groundwork for social reform.
SHELLY BRIVIC is Professor of English, Temple University, USA.
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Title:Joyce Through Lacan And A Ia Ek: ExplorationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:267 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.8 inPublished:November 17, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230603300

ISBN - 13:9780230603301

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Exploring Freedom Through Language PART I: THE REVOLUTIONARY PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST Stephen Dedalus Gets Changed Freedom Through Figuration in A Portrait Entwined Genders in A Portrait Žižek, Fantasy, and Truth PART II: ULYSSES OFF COURSE Let's Get Lost: Exploration in Homer and Joyce Structure as Discovery in Ulysses Ulysses' "Circe": Dealing in Shame Part III: FINNEGANS WAKE AS THE WORLD Reality as Fetish: The Crime In Finnegans Wake The Africanist Dimension of Finnegans Wake The Rising Sun: Asia in Finnegans Wake Conclusion: Exploration and Comedy Works

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"[A] hugely enjoyable book...The expanding universe of Zizekian interpretation opens up to the judicious critic who, armed with Brivic's great knowledge of all things Joycean, can re-launch the sinthome, now freed from its cryptic vault and able to address many aspects of Joycean experience." - The James Joyce Quarterly