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May 2017
Free

Another Irregular Finnegans Wake-End

May 12 @ 6:30 pm - May 13 @ 5:00 pm
The James Joyce Centre,
35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, Ireland
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We 're delighted to be collaborating with UCD James Joyce Research Centre to present 'Another Irregular Finnegans Wake-End' on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 May 2017. The weekend will begin on Friday at 6:30pm, when celebrated actor Barry McGovern will launch the CD, David Norris Reads from “Finnegans Wake” (A recording of “Anna Livia Plurabelle”) here in the James Joyce Centre. On Saturday 13 May, we'll be hosting the latest instalment of the UCD Finnegans Wake Workshop from 11am - 5pm. The…

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July 2017
€8 - €10

Introducing Joyce’s Dublin Tour

July 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre,
35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, Ireland
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Introducing Joyce's Dublin

Though Joyce lived most of his life outside of Ireland, Dublin would provide the backdrop for virtually all of his work. On a stroll around the north inner city, our guide will explain the real-life inspiration behind some of Joyce’s most celebrated writing and will show just how central the streetscape of the ‘Hibernian metropolis’ is to the author’s life and art. The tour visits stops such as Joyce’s alma mater, Belvedere College; Hardwicke Street, the setting of the short…

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September 2017
Free

Caroline Elbay – ‘What is a Nation: Joyce, Bloom and the Post-Truth Trumpadours’

September 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre,
35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, Ireland
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We're delighted that the first lecture in our 2017 Autumn/Winter Series will see Caroline Elbay discuss Joyce, nationality and contemporary politics on 4 September at 6:30pm. Places are free but limited! Book below or call us on 01 878 8547 to reserve your place.

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Free

Culture Night at the James Joyce Centre

September 22 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The James Joyce Centre,
35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, Ireland
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We're delighted to be participating in Culture Night once again this year and we have an excellent schedule of events lined up! We're particularly excited to be hosting the guys from NearFM, who'll be broadcasting from the yard with some special guests and musical acts. On top of opening the exhibition for free as usual, we'll also be running the following talks and tours:   The Poppie Joyce Tapes 6pm & 7:30pm In 1909 James Joyce’s sister, Margaret Alice ‘Poppie’ Joyce,…

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October 2017
Free

Adapting Ulysses for the Stage: Dermot Bolger in Conversation with Peter Sheridan

October 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre,
35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, Ireland
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In the second instalment of our 2017 Autumn/Winter Lecture Series, we're bringing you something a little bit different. We'll have poet, novelist and playwright Dermot Bolger in on Tuesday 10th October at 6:30pm to discuss his adaptation of Ulysses with fellow writer and playwright Peter Sheridan. Places for this very special event are free but limited. Book below or call us on 01 878 8547 to reserve your place. Dermot Bolger's Ulysses runs at the Abbey Theatre from 2 - 28…

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