If all of the elements of this lesson plan are employed, students will develop the following powers, skills, and understanding:
Students will be able to analyze and identify salient features of Joyce's style, both linguistically and narratively, and to understand how these fit into a broader context of modernist literature.
Students will be able to better understand Dubliners as an intertextual work and to become more familiar with Joyce's allusions to history and art.
Students will be able to discuss the ways in which Dubliners serves as complex portrait of a city.
Students will be able to write creatively and analytically about Dubliners, considering the ways in...