Joycean influence?

This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by  sartre 14 years, 11 months ago. This post has been viewed 798 times

Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
  • Author
  • #6060


    I found the following Lenkiewicz quotation on the Somerville Gallery's website ('I'd be quite strongly overcome by its absenteeism because I had so intensively registered its thereness, its existence, and suddenly was gone. One of the things that does this most effectively is an empty chair, particularly if someone's just been sitting there. . .  Nothing haunts the mind more deeply than the plain fact of a thing. . . There's no regret, but there's a strong sense of the passing of things. Everything passes: an ineluctable condition of existence.'The word "ineluctable" caught my eye. It's rarely used, the most notable example I can think of is from Joyce's 'Ulysses'. Does anyone know if Lenkiewicz read Joyce?

Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.