Annotation — From the July 2014 issue

A Portrait of the Artist as a Syphilitic

Revisiting James Joyce’s medical record

To view a larger version of the Annotation, click on the image below:

A Portrait of the Artist as a Syphilitic, by Kevin Birmingham

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please see also Kevin Birmingham’s essay, “On Joyce and Syphilis,” for Harpers.org.

Single Page
Share
’s The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce’s “Ulysses” was published last month by Penguin Press.

More from Kevin Birmingham:

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

December 2014

Poison Apples

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Growing Up

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Gateway to Freedom

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Guns and Poses

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Christmas in Prison

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content