By Sarah Müller
This essay offers with the topics of early life, love and intercourse in of
Joyce's brief tales: An come upon and Araby. the 1st half examines the
protagonist of An stumble upon, how he differs from his neighbors and his being
contemptuous of them. His realisation that he can't despise them simply because he
might be depending on them is the belief of the "encounter with strangeness
and fascination". the second one half examines the protagonist of Araby and his
existence as a puppet led by means of Mangan's sister. either components finish with a quick digression into symbolic shades. The final half – the vicious circle – compares either tales by way of being at the fringe of early life and ends with the foreshadowing of the lads turning into paralysed adults.
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Adolescence, love and sex in James Joyce’s short stories "Araby" and "An Encounter" by Sarah Müller