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  1. Oct 2022
    1. gold by bronze, Miss Kennedy’s head by Miss Douce’s head watched and admired.

      so strange... i was searching 'gold' and came across this phrase inverted as one of Leopold's musings. then i realized a version of this phrase — gold by bronze, or bronze by gold — recurs throughout the novel.

  2. Jun 2022
  3. Aug 2021
  4. Feb 2021
    1. By focusing on the condition of the looking glass, Joyce suggests the artist does not start his work with a clean slate. Rather there is considerable baggage he or she must overcome. This baggage might include colonial conditions or biased assumptions. Form and context influence content.

      This seems a bit analogous to Peggy McIntosh's Backpack of White Privilege I was looking at yesterday.

      cf. White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack' and 'Some Notes for Facilitators' | National SEED Project

  5. Jun 2020
  6. Feb 2018
    1. n the Subaltern Speak?

      I have Enda Duffy's The Subaltern Ulysses from UCC Library. I intend to look for possible arguments or thesis ideas in his works, and perhaps I can see if there is a connection here between Wollaeger's mention of Spivak's subaltern argument.