A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Chapter 5 Summary and Analysis

James Joyce

Chapter 5 Summary and Analysis

New Characters:
Temple: a gypsy socialist student, he is the instigator of the debate

Lynch: student at the university, to whom Stephen sounds off about his theory of aesthetics

Donovan: student whom Stephen dislikes; Stephen and Lynch see him on their walk

Father Moran: priest with whom Stephen thinks Emma flirts

Dixon: medical student at the library with Cranly

The Captain: a dwarfish old man, whom Stephen sees at the library

O’Keefe: student who riles Temple outside the library

Goggins: stout student outside the library

Glynn: young man at the library

Summary
At the start of the final chapter,...

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