On this day…2 April

On 2 April 1931 Haveth Childers Everywhere was published by Faber & Faber in London. Haveth Childers Everywhere consisted of the final part of what is now chapter 3 of book III of Finnegans Wake. In it, HCE is finally allowed a chance to defend himself against the various charges that have been made against […]

On this day…21 November

On 21 November 1931 Joyce wrote about Lucia’s lettrines. In a letter to Harriet Weaver Joyce wrote about designs for initial capital letters that Lucia had made, and which Joyce hoped would be published. They were later used in publications of Joyce’s works and in an illustrated edition of a poem by Chaucer. The project […]