Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
"Eveline" by James Joyce
Transcript of "Eveline" by James Joyce
by James Joyce
Thinking from a psychoanalytic Perspective
Alienation & Exile
Terms and Definitions
"Psychological criticism approaches a work of literature as the revelation of its authors mind and personality."
ID - "The part of the psyche, residing in the unconscious, that is the source of instinctive impulses that seek satisfaction-"
SuperEgo- "The part of the personality representing conscience, formed early in life by internalization of the standards of parents and other models of behavior."
EGO- "The part of the psyche that experiences and reacts to the outside world and thus mediates the primitive drives of the ID-"
"...her promise to keep the home together as long as she could"
"Her father was becoming old lately, she noticed; he would miss her"
"Sometimes he could be very nice"
"...but now that she was bout to leave it she did not find it a wholly undesirable life"
"Frank would save her. He would give her life, perhaps love, too"
"She had a right to happiness"
"She would not cry many tears at leaving the stores"
"... to be his wife and to live with him in Buenos Ayres where he had a home waiting for her"
"She prayed to God, to direct her, to show her what was her duty"
"Was that wise? She tried to weigh each side of the question"
"It was hard work- a hard life"
"...He had begun to threaten her and say what he would do to her only for her dead mother's sake"
Born February 2, 1882 in Dublin Ireland
Father did not provide a stable household
He liked to drink and did not pay attention to family finances
Mother died in 1903
Married Nora Barnacle and in 1904 started their many moves around the country
"Derevaun Seraun! Derevaun Seraun!" - The end of pleasure is pain!
"She stood up in a sudden impulse of
terror. Escape! She must escape!"
"All the seas of the world tumbled about her heart. He was drawing her into them; he would drown her. She gripped with both hands at the iron railing."
"Her hands clutched the iron in frenzy. Amid the seas she sent a cry of anguish."
"That was a long time ago; she and her brothers and sisters were all grown up; her mother was dead."
"Everything changes. Now she was going to go away like the others, to leave her home."
"She stood among the swaying crowd-"
"-as she elbowed her way through the crowds-"
"-and now she had nobody to protect her."
"She had hard work to keep the house together"
"She and her brothers and sisters were all grown up"
"-not like their little brown houses but bright brick houses with shining roofs"
"Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory of Personality." Boundless. N.p., 27 June 2014. Web. 18 Nov. 2014.
"Dictionary.com." Dictionary.com. LLC, n.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2014.
"James Joyce." Bio. A&E Television Networks, 2014. Web. 20 Nov. 2014.