Department of English
Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne
This literature analysis will compare and contrast James Joyce’s short story “Ivy Day in the Committee Room” and Pai Hsien-Yung’s translated short story “New Year’s Eve,” emphasizing the historical backgrounds, political and social situations, character descriptions, symbols, flashbacks, and language usages.
Gloria Chen (2010).
A Comparative Analysis of “Ivy Day in the Committee Room” and “New Year’s Eve”.