Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
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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.
Watson, Pierce R., "Dogs, Cats, and a Lambkin: Speechlessness and the Animal in Ulysses" (2017). CUNY Academic Works.