Definition of Joyce, James in English:

Joyce, James

proper noun

  • (1882–1941), Irish writer; full name James Augustine Aloysius Joyce. One of the most important writers of the modernist movement, he made his name with "Dubliners" (short stories, 1914). His novel "Ulysses" (1922) revolutionized the structure of the modern novel and developed the stream-of-consciousness technique. Other notable novels: "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man" (1914–15) and "Finnegans Wake" (1939).

Pronunciation

Joyce, James

/dʒɔɪs/