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December 2017

Terence Killeen: ‘Joyce Our Contemporary?’

December 4, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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We're delighted that the final lecture in our 2017 Autumn/Winter Series will see James Joyce Centre Research Scholar Terence Killeen discuss the contemporary resonance of Joyce's work in the Ireland of today on 4 December 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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February 2018

‘Joyce & the Law’: Jonathan Goldman in Conversation with Terence Killeen

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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For the first instalment of our 2018 Spring/Summer Lecture Series, we're bringing you something a little bit different. To mark the publication of 'Joyce & the Law' by University of Florida Press, we'll be welcoming editor Jonathan Goldman to the Centre on 5 February to discuss the book with contributor and James Joyce Centre Research Scholar Terence Killeen. We're sure this is going to be a fascinating insight into the intersection between legal studies and Joyce's work. We'll also be marking…

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March 2018

Luca Crispi – Story of a Friendship Revisited: James Joyce & Paul Léon

March 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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PLEASE NOTE - THIS EVENT WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY 5 MARCH. IT HAS NOW BEEN RESCHEDULED AND WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY 12 MARCH. For the second talk in our 2018 Spring/Summer Lecture Series, we're delighted to welcome Dr Luca Crispi back to the James Joyce Centre to discuss Joyce's relationship with his secretary and advisor Paul Léon. Dr Crispi is a regular presenter here at the Centre and his talks are always stimulating and thought-provoking, so be sure…

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April 2018

Flicka Small – Dear Dirty Dublin: ‘Microbes, Germs, Bacteria’ in Ulysses

April 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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For the third talk in our 2018 Spring/Summer Lecture Series, we're delighted to welcome Flicka Small to present on microbes, germs and bacteria in Ulysses. Flicka is a regular visitor to the Centre and we've had reason to seek her advice on her speciality - food in 20th Century literature - many times, not least in preparation for last year's Tasting Joyce event presented by FEAST. We're excited to hear more about her unique perspective on Joyce's work on the…

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John McCourt: Ulysses in Ireland in the 1920s & 1930s

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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The James Joyce Centre are delighted that regular visitor John McCourt will be returning on Wednesday 25th April to discuss the reception of Joyce's Ulysses in Ireland with our 2018 'Ulysses for All' reading group. A small number of places have also been made open to the public, so come along for what is sure to be a fascinating talk! John McCourt is Professor of English at the University of Macerata. He is a specialist in Joyce Studies and in nineteenth…

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October 2018

Ed Mulhall – The First Sightings of James Joyce’s Ulysses

October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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Ed Mulhall First Sightings of James Joyce's Ulysses

The James Joyce Centre are delighted to welcome Ed Mulhall to open our 2018 Autumn/Winter Lecture Series with a talk on the serialisation of James Joyce's Ulysses in the Little Review magazine which began in March 1918. Ed Muhall is an editorial advisor and media consultant with 40 years’ experience in broadcast and news media. He was previously Managing Director of RTE News and Current Affairs. He has written on Joyce for Century Ireland, spoken on panels on Joyce and co-ordinated…

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November 2018

Mary Gallagher – Letters from Hell: Paul Léon’s Writings from August 1941 to March 1942

November 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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Letters from Hell Paul Leon's letters from the internment camps

The James Joyce Centre are delighted to welcome Professor Mary Gallagher for a talk on her work translating a collection of letters from Paul Léon. Paul Léon was, to his fingertips, a man of letters. Ireland remembers him firstly as a most loyal friend to our expatriate literary giant over the last twelve years of Joyce's life. We also remember him, though, as the hunted, Russian-born Jew for whom the young Republic was disinclined to speak up when he was…

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December 2018

Terence Killeen – Anna’s Adieu: The End of Finnegans Wake

December 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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The James Joyce Centre are delighted to welcome our very own Research Scholar and author of Ulysses Unbound Terence Killeen to present the Christmas talk. The talk will explore the final 10 pages of Finnegans Wake, the monologue of Anna Livia as she approaches her end. Anna Livia is the personification of the river Liffey who, at the end of the book, passes out to the Irish Sea, merges with it and loses her own identity as a river. The lecture will describe the…

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