Culture Night at the James Joyce Centre

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We’re delighted to be bringing another exciting programme of events to the table for this year’s Culture Night on Friday 16 September. All events are free and no booking is required, so come along, enjoy some music and learn a little about one of Ireland’s greatest literary talents in the surrounds of our beautiful Georgian […]

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Waywords & Meansigns – The British Take on Finnegans Wake

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Waywords and Meansigns is a large-scale project setting the Wake to music unabridged, with each chapter set to music by a different person or group. While the project features readers and musicians from around the globe, a large number of the contributors are British. Neil Campbell, a mainstay of British fringe and experimental music scenes, […]

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Waywords & Meansigns – Steve Gregoropoulos on Setting Finnegans Wake to Music

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Steve Gregoropoulos is one of the composers working on Waywords and Meansigns, an international project setting Finnegans Wake to music unabridged. For the project he worked the with book’s third chapter, “The Trial of Earwicker”. Gregoropoulos has read Finnegans Wake. Three times. “The first time I read it like a piece of literature,” he says. […]

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