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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man


by James Joyce

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man: Shake it Like an Old-Style Polaroid True or False

1. The novel is said to have been written in what style? -> Free Indirect Style
2. The novel is said to be a bildungsroman. What the heck is that? -> Coming-of-age story
3. Which common grammatical mark did Joyce purposefully omit in the novel? -> Quotation marks
4. Stephen Dedalus’ awakening is a sort of revolt against what two entities? -> The Catholic Church and Ireland
5. What makes the name Dedalus thematically important? -> Allusion to Greek mythology