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July 2, 2014 4:03 PM

A fresh look into James Joyce’s ‘dirty mind’ and how his ‘Ulysses’ broke through the censors

“The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce’s ‘Ulysses,’” by Kevin Birmingham, takes an unflinching look at the author and how his novel subverted literary censorship and U.S. suppression of “pornographic” books during the first third of the 20th century.

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