On this day…2 June

On 2 June 1974 Tom Kristensen died Born in 1893, Tom Kristensen was a Danish writer of poetry, prose fiction, travel writing and criticism. He wrote about Joyce’s works, and his own writings were influenced by Joyce’s writing. Kristensen and Joyce met during Joyce’s visit to Copenhagen in 1936. Kristensen went to University in Copenhagen […]

On this day…1 June

On 1 June 1889 CK Ogden was born Charles Kay Ogden was an English linguist and philosopher with a keen interest in literature and psychology. He was co-author with IA Richards of The Meaning of Meaning, and his translation of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico Philosophicus was published in 1922, the same year as Ulysses. In 1929, Joyce suggested that […]