What is the plot of "Eveline" in Dubliners?
“Eveline” was the second story of the volume that Joyce wrote, and it was first published on September 10th, 1904, in the issue of the "Irish Homestead" (Fargnoli and Gillespie 52).
As far as the plot is concerned, there is not much happening in this story because the emphasis is on the mental struggle of the heroine, her thoughts, concerns and memories. The story is about a young woman, Eveline, who feels stifled by the monotonous routine of her Dublin life, household responsibilities, and her abusive father. Therefore, she seems to want to escape with Frank, the man she likes, to Argentina in order to start a new life. The whole...
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