Bloomsday Celebrations ’21 around the Globe

BLOOMSDAY 2021 EM FLORIANÓPOLIS Convite Neste ano, o Bloomsday de Florianópolis acontecerá nas páginas de um jornal, “O Dia de Hoje” que circulará online em 16 de junho, porém, o ano será o de 1904, data em que transcorre o enredo de “Ulisses” romance de Joyce cujo protagonista, Leopoldo Bloom, leva e traz mensagens, por meio de núnciosContinue reading “Bloomsday Celebrations ’21 around the Globe”

Where Has Your Copy of Ulysses Been?

The James Joyce Reading Circle targets a readership of about 400. That is the optimum size for a community. This is not done to be elitist but to try to actually know something about something about those we are trying to serve. That’s a typical size for an Amish community but not for a followingContinue reading “Where Has Your Copy of Ulysses Been?”

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Tom O’Carroll, a Friend to the JJRC, Sends Musical Joycean Cheer for Saint Patrick’s Day. Tom’s entertainment begins with his treatment of “Finnegan’s Wake.” Sing along. There’s no one listening. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-_xVishGgg     The Art of Bloomsday at the Olivier Cornet Gallery of Dublin If you find yourself with an irresistible yearning for the ineluctableContinue reading “Related Websites We Like”

(U) Episode 1: “Telemachus” ~pp 1-24.

Episode References from Stuart Gilbert’s James Joyce’s Ulysses. Title: Telemachus Scene: The Tower Hour: 8 a.m. Organ: (none) Art: Theology Colour: White, gold Symbol: Heir Technic: Narrative (young) “Horn of a bull, hoof of a horse, smile of a Saxon.”   Stephen’s dangers to the Irish. What’s Important? The attached WordCloud created courtesy of WordCloud.comContinue reading “(U) Episode 1: “Telemachus” ~pp 1-24.”

(U) Episode 2: “Nestor” ~pp 25-37.

Episode References from Stuart Gilbert’s James Joyce’s Ulysses. Episode 1 Title: Nestor Scene: The School Hour: 10 a.m. Organ: (none) Art: History Colour: Brown Symbol: Horse Technic: Catechism (personal) “My childhood bends beside me. Too far for me to lay a hand there once or lightly. Mine is far and his secret as our eyes. Secrets,Continue reading “(U) Episode 2: “Nestor” ~pp 25-37.”

(U) Episode 3: “Proteus,” ~pp 37-51.

Episode References from Stuart Gilbert’s James Joyce’s Ulysses. Title: Proteus Scene: Sandymount Strand Hour: 11 a.m. Organ: (none) Art: Philology Colour: Green Symbol: Tide Technic: Monologue (male) ” Me sits there his augur’s rod of ash in borrowed sandals, by day beside a livid sea, unbeheld, in violet night walking beneath a reign of uncouth stars.”Continue reading “(U) Episode 3: “Proteus,” ~pp 37-51.”

(U) Episode 4: “Calypso,”~pp 54-69.

Chamber of the Scalded Pot copyright@ don ward, 2020 Episode References from Stuart Gilbert’s James Joyce’s Ulysses. Title: Calypso Scene: The House (7 Eccles Street) Hour: 8 a.m. Organ: Kidney Art: Economics Colour: Orange Symbol: Nymph Technic: Narrative (mature) “O, rocks!” She said. “Tell us in plain words.” Molly on Geology and vocabulary What’s Important? TheContinue reading “(U) Episode 4: “Calypso,”~pp 54-69.”

(U) Episode 18: “Penelope,” ~pp 723-783.

Gibraltar on Liffey copyright @ don ward, 2020 Episode References from Stuart Gilbert’s James Joyce’s Ulysses Title: Penelope Scene: The Bed Time: (none) Organ: Flesh Art: (none) Colour: (none) Symbol: Earth Technic: Monologue (female) One favorite among many quotes “…she had too much old chat in her about politics and earthquakes and the end of theContinue reading “(U) Episode 18: “Penelope,” ~pp 723-783.”

(U) Episode 6: “Hades,” ~pp 86-114.

Episode References from Stuart Gilbert’s James Joyce’s Ulysses Title: Hades Scene: The Graveyard Hour: 11 a.m. Organ: Heart Art: Religion Colour: White, Black Symbol: Caretaker Technic: Incubism “Get up! Last day! Then every fellow mousing around for his liver and his lights and the lest of his traps. Find damn all of himself that morning. PennyweightContinue reading “(U) Episode 6: “Hades,” ~pp 86-114.”

(U) Episode 7: “Aeolus,” ~pp 115-148.

Episode References from Stuart Gilbert’s James Joyce’s Ulysses Title: Aeolus Scene: The Newspaper Time: 12 noon Organ: Lungs Art: Rhetoric Colour: Red Symbol: Editor Technic: Enthymemic ” Anne Kearns has the lumbago for which she rubs on Lourdes water given her by a lady who got a bottleful from a passionist father. Florence McCabe takes aContinue reading “(U) Episode 7: “Aeolus,” ~pp 115-148.”