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March 2020

Ulysses For All 2020 – Spring/Summer Course – Sold Out

March 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 3, 2020

The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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€160 – €200

Due to high demand, we have now sold out all places for this course. Join us in 2020 at the James Joyce Centre for the return of our popular lifelong learning course, Ulysses for All. Led by Dubliner and Joycean Caroline Elbay, the group will work through the episodes of Joyce’s masterpiece in a structured, accessible and relaxed environment. Beginning on Wednesday 5 February, the course runs over 18 weeks and will finish ahead of Bloomsday on 3 June – just in time…

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Dubliners Tour

March 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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€10 – €12
James Joyce's Dubliners

Joyce once referred to Dublin as the ‘centre of paralysis’, a city that he felt was backward and repressive in contrast to the modern capitals of Europe. This idea found its expression in Dubliners, a short story collection that illustrates the effects of this restrictive atmosphere on the city’s population. Join our guide on a walk that visits some of the key locations from both the collection and the author’s life, discussing all the while Joyce’s critical portrayal of the social,…

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Ulysses For All 2020 – Spring/Summer Course – Sold Out

March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 3, 2020

The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
+ Google Map
€160 – €200

Due to high demand, we have now sold out all places for this course. Join us in 2020 at the James Joyce Centre for the return of our popular lifelong learning course, Ulysses for All. Led by Dubliner and Joycean Caroline Elbay, the group will work through the episodes of Joyce’s masterpiece in a structured, accessible and relaxed environment. Beginning on Wednesday 5 February, the course runs over 18 weeks and will finish ahead of Bloomsday on 3 June – just in time…

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Introducing Joyce’s Dublin Tour

March 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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€10 – €12

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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April 2020

Ulysses For All 2020 – Spring/Summer Course – Sold Out

April 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 3, 2020

The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
+ Google Map
€160 – €200

Due to high demand, we have now sold out all places for this course. Join us in 2020 at the James Joyce Centre for the return of our popular lifelong learning course, Ulysses for All. Led by Dubliner and Joycean Caroline Elbay, the group will work through the episodes of Joyce’s masterpiece in a structured, accessible and relaxed environment. Beginning on Wednesday 5 February, the course runs over 18 weeks and will finish ahead of Bloomsday on 3 June – just in time…

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Footsteps of Leopold Bloom Tour

April 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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€10 – €12

The ‘Lestrygonians’ episode of Ulysses sees Leopold Bloom make his way through the city centre on his way from Middle Abbey Street to the National Library. As he begins to feel the rumblings of hunger, his thoughts become centred on the social, political cultural and religious significance of food; as he goes on to think, food underlies all relations to the extent that ‘peace and war depend on some fellow’s digestion’. Bloom’s musings on the importance of food are mixed…

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Introducing Joyce’s Dublin Tour

April 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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€10 – €12

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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‘Man about town: drunkard, spendthrift’ – Christine Dwyer Hickey – Cancelled

April 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street
Dublin 1, D01WK44 Ireland
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Free

  A Message from Dublin UNESCO City of Literature: It is with regret that we inform you of the postponement of all the Dublin One City One Book events, scheduled in April, due to the covid-19 situation. It is hoped that the events will be rescheduled later in the year so please watch out for further updates. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to be kept informed. In the meantime, enjoy reading “Tatty”, taking pleasure in the joy of a good book. We look forward…

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