Date of Award

Spring 5-2-2017

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)

Departments/Programs

English

First Advisor

Professor Israel

Second Advisor

Professor Neary

Third Advisor

Professor Robbins

Academic Program Adviser

Amy Robbins

Abstract

This essay explores the status of the animal and the consequences of animal speechlessness in Ulysses, mainly focusing on encounters with dogs and cats. Through these animal encounters, Joyce provides a foundation for understanding the complications faced by the Bloom family in grieving their deceased infant son.

 
 

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