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Author Atkins, G. Douglas (George Douglas), 1943- author.

Title Swift, Joyce, and the flight from home : quests of transcendence and the sin of separation / G. Douglas Atkins.

Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  823.009 SWIFT/ ATKI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 67 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Palgrave pivot.
Palgrave pivot.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 60-64) and index.
Contents Satire, reading, and forms of separation and union -- The gift half understood -- The flight of man, the fall of Icarus and Phaeton -- The flying or floating island : Lemuel Gulliver and ideas disembodied -- Aesthetics as asceticism : Stephen Dedalus's quest of transcendence -- It's all about caring and not-caring at the same time : or, home is where you start from.
Subject Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745. Gulliver's travels.
Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Portrait of the artist as a young man.
Separation in literature.
Migration, Internal, in literature.
Emigration and immigration in literature.
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