"Clay" is a short story by James Joyce published in his collection Dubliners. It deals with the reflections of an old unmarried woman during the course of her day. "Clay" is a short story by James Joyce published in his collection Dubliners. It deals with the reflections of an old unmarried woman during the course. This Web site is dedicated to the wonderful world of the short story and to all who enjoy reading shorts stories as I do. I will try to add a few short. And of course, the story's central image, the clay itself that superstition says Like "A Little Cloud" and "Counterparts," "Clay" employs the limited. The title “Clay” draws attention to Maria's fateful selection of clay in the Halloween game and applies that symbolism of early death to the story as a. Like most of the tales in Dubliners, 'Clay' sketches a small excursion carried out by Maria across Dublin. On All Hallows' Eve, Maria traverses the city centre. Joyce's short story “Clay” in Dubliners has attracted an unusual number of interpretations and has been the object of at least three major thorough. The Little Lump of Clay by Diana Engel ay up high, in an old tower, there was a workshop. It was a pottery workshop, filled with barrels of colourful glazes. JAMES JOYCE'S "Clay" is a "deceptively" simple little story by design: its narrative self- the narrative voice of "Clay" describes Maria as she. The little lumps of clay in the field are bored with where they live. They want to explore the Original story Cuộc Phiêu Lưu Của Đất Sét by Room to Read.