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						James Joyce

James Joyce

Date of Birth February 2, 1882
Date of Death January 13, 1941, Zürich, Switzerland
Place of Birth Rathgar
Country Ireland
Profession Novelist
Horoscope Aquarius

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Name James Joyce
First Name James
Last Name James
Occupation Novelist
Birthday February 2
Birth Year 1882
Place of Birth Rathgar
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Birth Country Ireland
Birth Sign Aquarius
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Father Not Available
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Spouse Nora Barnacle
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James Joyce Biography

James Joyce is one of the most popular and richest Novelist who was born on February 2, 1882 in Rathgar, Ireland. As of June 1, 2023, James has a net worth approximately $5 Million. During the seventeen years it took Joyce to write his final novel, Finnegans Wake, he suffered from increasingly diminishing eyesight and enlisted the help of literary friends such as Samuel Beckett.

Acclaimed Irish modernist author who became known for his incredible command of the English language and for his provocatively complex works of fiction. His famous pieces include Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, and Dubliners.

Upon hearing critics call Ulysses profane and vulgar, Joyce responded by saying, “If Ulysses is unfit to read, then life is unfit to live.”

He was born in Dublin, Ireland to Mary Jane Murray and John Stanislaus Joyce, and he grew up with nine siblings including fellow writer Stanislaus Joyce. He met his future wife, Nora Barnacle, in 1904. The couple later had two children named Giorgio and Lucia.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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James Joyce Net Worth

James is one of the richest Novelist from Ireland. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, James Joyce's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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Source of Income Novelist
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He attended the Jesuit schools in and around Dublin, where he excelled in French, Italian, Latin, and German, as well as in the study of classic literature. In his early twenties, he immigrated to continental Europe, spending time in Switzerland and France.

James Joyce Wife

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Top Facts about James Joyce

  1. James Joyce is considered one of the most influential writers of the 20th century.
  2. His most famous work, Ulysses, is a modernist masterpiece.
  3. Joyce was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1882.
  4. He attended University College Dublin and later studied in Paris.
  5. Joyce’s writing often explores themes of identity and exile.
  6. His other notable works include Dubliners and A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.
  7. Joyce suffered from numerous health issues throughout his life.
  8. He died in Zurich, Switzerland in 1941 at the age of 58.
  9. Many scholars continue to study and analyze Joyce’s works today.
  10. His legacy has had a significant impact on literature and culture worldwide.

Facts & Trivia

James Ranked on the list of most popular Novelist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Ireland. James Joyce celebrates birthday on February 2 of every year.

What is James Joyce most famous for?

What is James Joyce famous for? James Joyce is known for his experimental use of language and exploration of new literary methods, including interior monologue, use of a complex network of symbolic parallels, and invented words, puns, and allusions in his novels, especially Ulysses (1922) and Finnegans Wake (1939).

How did James Joyce lose his eye?

Joyce was suffering from a case of glaucoma brought on by acute anterior uveitis, an inflammation of his iris. It was, unfortunately, nothing new. Joyce’s first recorded bout of uveitis was in 1907, when he was twenty-five years old, and the attacks recurred for more than twenty years.

What disease did James Joyce suffer from?

Syphilis ‘disabled’ his right arm in 1907″, and the psychological toll of the disease “likely caused Joyce’s periodic fainting spells, his insomnia and his ‘nervous collapses'”, according to the scholar.

What was James Joyce's religion?

Born into an Irish Catholic family, Joyce was baptised and confirmed Roman Catholic as a child and educated in Roman Catholic schools until he attended university. Joyce’s decision, as a young man, to leave the Church and the faith of his childhood was an important step in his development as a writer.

Is Ulysses hard to read?

Considered by many to be the second hardest book in the English language (mostly because the hardest book in the English language requires a working knowledge of 8 other languages to read), reading Ulysses is both enjoyable and provocative. Despite its reputation, it’s not too difficult to read.

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