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Dubliners Christmas Book Market

December 14, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us on Sunday, December 14th for the final event in our year-long celebration of the centenary of Dubliners.

On the day the James Joyce Centre will be open for free from midday, with independent publishers running a book fair from 1pm and readings from both Joyce himself and Tramp Press‘ take on the collection with Dubliners 100.



1pm – Book Market begins in the Old Library

2pm – Readings begin with IMPAC nominee Mary Morrissey reading from ‘An Encounter’ in Dubliners 100

2.30pm – Sam Coll reads ‘Grace’ from Dubliners 100

3pm – Fighting Words participants read from Dubliners and their own work

3.30pm – Maurice Scully reads from ‘The Sisters’

3.45pm – Jonathan Creasy reads from ‘Two Gallants’

4pm – Senator David Norris reads from ‘The Dead’

4.30pm – Book Market closes

You can purchase some great Irish writing from:

Tramp Press,

Liberties Press,

Little Island,

New Island,

Swan River Press,

New Dublin Press,

The Salvage Press,

Royal Irish Academy ,

Lilliput Press

& Fighting Words.


We’ll also have mulled wine and sweet treats to whet your appetite and there will be a suggested donation in aid of Fighting Words, who do great work providing free mentoring and tutoring in the creative arts to children, young adults and adults with special needs.


The James Joyce Centre
35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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