The intellectual and religio-philosophical awakening of young Stephen Dedalus as he begins to question and rebel against the Catholic and Irish conventions with which he has been raised. He finally leaves for abroad to pursue his ambitions as an artist. The work is an early example of some of Joyce's modernist techniques that would later be represented in a more developed manner by Ulysses and Finnegans Wake. The novel, which has had a "huge influence on novelists across the world", was ranked by Modern Library as the third greatest English-language novel of the 20th century.
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Accent of speaker
Very quick speaking. Irish accent.
Interesting accentuation on different phrase parts.
I wish I didn't have to rate it, it is a personal preference
loved his accent
i loved this guy's accent! made it real authentic for me.