Chapters of Ulysses pdf
Chapter 1: Telemachus
Stephen Dedalus converses with Buck Mulligan at the Martello tower, contemplating his life and his deceased mother.
Chapter 2: Nestor
Stephen lectures at the school, dealing with disrespectful students and reflecting on his role as a mentor.
Chapter 3: Proteus
Stephen walks along Sandymount Strand, contemplating the nature of time and memory while encountering various sensory stimuli.
Chapter 4: Calypso
Leopold Bloom’s morning routine is described, including his interactions with his wife Molly, breakfast, and reminiscing about his deceased infant son.
Chapter 5: The Lotus Eaters
Bloom visits a Bathing Shelter and encounters various characters, including Gerty MacDowell, while contemplating desire and temptation.
Chapter 6: Hades
Bloom attends a funeral, reflecting on death and the fragility of life while encountering old acquaintances and contemplating mourning rituals.
Chapter 7: Aeolus
Bloom visits the offices of the newspaper where he works, engaging in discussions on various topics and experiencing a mix of success and failure.
Chapter 8: Lestrygonians
Bloom enjoys a lunch at a restaurant, observing the hustle and bustle of Dublin, contemplating social dynamics, and dealing with his guilt and desires.
Chapter 9: Scylla and Charybdis
Stephen presents his theory on Shakespeare at the National Library, engaging in a heated debate with various intellectuals on art and creativity.
Chapter 10: Wandering Rocks
Various characters traverse Dublin, their paths crossing and diverging, providing glimpses into their lives and highlighting the interconnectedness of humanity.
Chapter 11: Sirens
Bloom visits a cabaret, listening to the performances of various singers and reflecting on his own desires and fantasies.
Chapter 12: Cyclops
Bloom enters Barney Kiernan’s pub, witnessing a tense encounter between nationalists and a British soldier, while also experiencing anti-Semitism.
Chapter 13: Nausicaa
Bloom encounters Gerty MacDowell at the beach and experiences a mix of desire and guilt, fantasizing about a romantic encounter.
Chapter 14: Oxen of the Sun
Bloom and others visit a maternity hospital, with the narrative adapting to various styles and reflecting the evolution of English literature.
Chapter 15: Circe
Bloom and Stephen find themselves in a surreal brothel, experiencing hallucinations and encountering various characters from their lives.
Chapter 16: Eumaeus
Bloom and Stephen walk the streets of Dublin, discussing their lives and encountering various individuals, including a sailor with a storytelling past.
Chapter 17: Ithaca
Bloom returns home and reflects on his life, addressing various philosophical questions and contemplating his place in the world.
Chapter 18: Penelope
Molly Bloom lies in bed, reflecting on her life and relationships, with stream-of-consciousness narration delving into her thoughts and memories.