The full name of James Joyce (2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941) is James Augustine Aloysius Joyce. He is an early 20th century Irish novelist and poet. Joyce is one of the pioneers of ‘stream of consciousness’ technique in novel and a new type of poetry called ‘Prose Poem’. He is one of the most influential writers in the modernist avant-garde of the early 20th century also. He used the style of ‘the examination of big events through small happenings in everyday lives’.