We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.



by James Joyce

Reuben J. Dodd

Character Analysis

Dodd is a notoriously stingy legal accountant in Dublin. In "Hades," Simon Dedalus calls out to him from the carriage on the way to Dignam's funeral. They all deride his Jewishness. Later, in "Sirens," Cowley complains of his debts to Dodd. Dodd appears briefly as an Antichrist figure in one of the dreamscapes in "Circe."