Table of contents for Party pieces : oral storytelling and social performance in Joyce and Beckett / Alan W. Friedman.

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Illustrations 000
Acknowledgments 000
Introduction 000
Abbreviations 000
1. "Party Pieces": Oral Storytelling and Social Performance in Ireland 000
2. Dubliners: "Scrupulous Meanness" Versus Expansive Performance 000
3. Stephen Dedalus's Non Serviam: Patriarchal and Performative Failure in A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man 000
4. Vying for Artistry in Ulysses 000
5. Vying for Center Stage in Beckett's Early Plays 000
6. Performers and Antiperformers in Beckett's Dramaticules 000
Coda: Stage(d) Endings 000
Notes 000
Bibliography 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Joyce, James, 1882-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Storytelling in literature.
Self-presentation in literature.
Social interaction in literature.