A Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Man

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0120180219

James Joyce' autobiographical masterpiece, read by Andrew Scott and abridged by Sara Davies.

Stephen Dedalus is growing up and absorbing the culture and religion of his native Ireland.
As he matures, he begins to question the values and ideas on which his life is built.

Stephen goes away to school for the first time. Wells pushes him into a ditch and during the fever that ensues, he has a vision of his own death. But it is the nationalist politician Parnell who has died.

Music is 'Oft in the Stilly Night' by Sir John Stevenson, performed by Robin Harris.

Producer...Mary Ward-Lowery.

James Joyce's autobiographical masterpiece, read by Andrew Scott, abridged by Sara Davies.

0220180220

James Joyce' autobiographical masterpiece. Read by Andrew Scott and abridged by Sara Davies.

Stephen Dedalus is growing up, absorbing the culture and religion of his native Ireland.

The scandal of Parnell's affair and his subsequent death have divided Stephen's family. At his first Christmas dinner with the adults, Stephen witnesses a fearsome row.

Producer...Mary Ward-Lowery.

The scandal of Parnell's affair and his subsequent death have divided Stephen's family.

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Stephen and his family have to leave their home and move to a smaller house in Dublin.

0420180222

Stephen accompanies his father to Cork and is embarrassed by his behaviour.

0520180223

James Joyce's modernist masterpiece. Read by Andrew Scott and abridged by Sara Davies.

0620180226

James Joyce' autobiographical masterpiece. Read by Andrew Scott and abridged by Sara Davies.

The sixteen year old Stephen has confessed his terrible sins and been forgiven. Relieved and restored to faith, he is determined to adhere strictly to the most pious Catholic practice.
Producer...Mary Ward-Lowery.

James Joyce's autobiographical masterpiece, read by Andrew Scott, abridged by Sara Davies.

0720180227

Stephen has rejected the idea of the priesthood, on instinct.

0820180228

Stephen has a revelation that makes him more certain about his rejection of the priesthood

0920180301

Stephen is thinking about EC, the girl who has long been the object of his affection.

1020180302

Stephen sloughs off the ties of his life in Ireland to pursue the life of an artist.