A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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"A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man" is a 1977 film adaptation of James Joyce's novel of the same name, directed by Joseph Strick. It portrays the growth of consciousness of Joyce's semi-autobiographical character, Stephen Dedalus, as a boy and later as a university student in late nineteenth century Dublin.
- also known as James Joyce: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
- country: Republic of Ireland
- language: English Language
- producer: Joseph Strick
- written by Judith Rascoe
- based on a story by James Joyce
- cinematography by Stuart Hetherington
- edited by Lesley Walker & Sue Collins
- music by Stanley Myers
- genre: Drama
- released in (38 years ago)
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A Preface to James Joyce (2014)
Second Edition by Sydney Bolt
Structure A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is a study in egoism, and Stephen's egoism manifests itself in different forms throughout the action. Egoism itself, however, is not a motive. What motivates Stephen throughout the novel is an ...
by Mary Power
A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man is a novel organized as a series of such insights and ree valuations, and in a novel there is much more scope for modification and adjustment. In Dubliners, too, each incident, no matter how small, has an ...
by Paul Poplawski
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is prefaced by an epigraph from Ovid's Metamorphoses (VIII, 188) evoking Daedalus and ends with an appeal to him as "Old father, old artificer." The novel radically departs from conventional modes of ...
by Susan Ratcliffe
22 A portrait of the artist as a young man. title of book (1916) 23 Once upon a time and a very good time it was there was a moocow coming down along the road and this moocow that was down along the road met a nicens little boy named ...
Encyclopedia of the Novel (2014)
by Paul Schellinger
BRANDON KERSHNER See also James Joyce Further Reading Harkness, Marguerite, “A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man”: Voices of the Text, Boston: Twayne, 1990 Joyce, James,A Portraitofthe Artist as a Young Man: Text, Criticism , ...
by David Garrett Izzo
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is autobiographical and concerns Joyce's adolescence and youth through Stephen Dedalus, who learns that a true artist must free himself of the negative e›ects of religion, politics, and prejudice. In this it ...
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