Though initial preparation for the work began in 1902, Ulysses, a modernist classic, was eventually published in 1922. A remarkable conflation of mythology, symbolism, philosophy, social realism and humanity, this tale of the events of a single day (June 16, 1904) in Dublin is loosely based on Homer's Odyssey.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: UlyssesUser Review - Goodreads
“You should approach Joyce's Ulysses as the illiterate Baptist preacher approaches the Old Testament: with faith.” William Faulkner Joyce considered writing a hard work and not just a means of ...
Review: UlyssesUser Review - Leola - Goodreads
'O'.....! Where to begin? This book has so overwhelmed me in terms of scale and detail that there is no place to begin. So rather than attempt a review, I shall simply let my thoughts wander and see ... Read full review