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The remarkable, yet troubled, life of the author of  EM The Dubliners /EM , EM Ulysses /EM , and EM Finnegans Wake /EM . James Joyce's parents squandered their fortune, sending the family into poverty in his youth; his relations with fellow Irishmen became strained, forcing his move to Switzerland; EM Ulysses /EM was banned in the U.S. and England due to its graphic nature; and after relocating to France in 1920, Joyce reportedly moved from apartment to apartment to escape the accompanying attention of his literary fame.

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