Annotation — From the July 2014 issue

A Portrait of the Artist as a Syphilitic

Revisiting James Joyce’s medical record

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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.

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