|Guides to reading it could muddle the original, but Joseph Campbell wrote the key.|
After 9,000 emendations to James Joyce's notoriously impenetrable novel, a "smoother" new edition is promised by scholars Danis Rose and John O'Hanlon (theguardian.com).
|The Emerald Isle from the space alien's view|
|Literary allusions in FW|
|Finnegans Wake -- the Rock Opera?|
|A gathering of Irish redheads (Guardian)|
|Let's fly to Planet Crazy, everyone!|
|Interview - Robert Amos - James Joyce & Finnegans Wake (literaryphotographer.com)|
|Dottir of her Father's Eyes (Mary & Bryan Talbot)|
'I do not wish to deny any of the theories which have been put forward as to the identity of the dreamer: they are all true up to a point. For, as I see FW it is everyone’s dream, the dream of all the living and the dead. Many puzzling features become clear if this is accepted.
- American mythologist Joseph Campbell explains: