James Joyce’s surprisingly accurate prediction of the future

Dubliners, written by James Joyce, is an anthology published in 1914. Dubliners, consisting of 15 seemingly unrelated short stories, is about the typical life of an Irish middle-class person living in Dublin (as the name suggests) in the early 20th century. Although it was published more than a hundred years ago, Dubliners is one of the most influential books of all time and is more relevant than ever to modern life. The stories revolve around the concepts of detachment from society, the feeling of paralysis and the alienation of people, that plague…