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James Joyce's Finnegans Wake Gets Turned into an Interactive Web Film, the Medium It Was Destined For Open Culture

Ulysses, with its recursive digressions and hyperallusive interiority, seemed unfilmable until Joseph Strick’s admirable effort in Just as Eisenstein admired Joyce’s literary experimentation, Joyce was a lover of Eisenstein's experiments in film.

F. Scott Fitzgerald's drawing of his meeting with James Joyce, Paris, 1928.

Scott Fitzgerald drew a picture of the party in Paris at which he met his hero, James Joyce. Sylvia Beach hosted the dinner party so that Fitzgerald could meet Joyce.

James Joyce published ULYSSES on this day in 1922, which was also his 40th birthday.  "History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake."  The most famous day in literature is June 16, 1904, when a certain Mr. Leopold Bloom of Dublin eats a kidney for breakfast, attends a funeral, admires a girl on the beach, contemplates his wife’s imminent adultery, and, late at night, befriends a drunken young poet in the city’s red-light district.  An earthy story, a virtuoso…

Ulysses by James Joyce

"The heaventree of stars hung with humid nightblue fruit." --from Ulysses by James Joyce

Book hangover

Will She Play Johanna In 'Hunger Games' Sequel?

Book quote - "Book hangover: Inability to start a new book because you're still living in the last book's world". So true, the better the book, the worse the book hangover.

A Book With A Month in the Title

William Faulkner - Light In August, first UK edition, 1933 (artwork by Goetz)

Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary. Together with Sellic Spell von Christopher Tolkien http://www.amazon.de/dp/0007590067/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_3.vuub0QMV4P7

Presents the prose translation of the Old English epic that Tolkien created as a young man, along with selections from lectures on the poem he gave later in lif

The maid from Galway: Nora Barnacle became Joyce's muse and his wife VILLAGE WALK 14-4 GALWAY CITY

'I guess the man's a genius - but what a dirty mind': JAMES JOYCE: A BIOGRAPHY BY GORDON BOWKER

Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce #books #streamofconsciousness

Bloomy eBooks: James Joyce: A Critical Analysis on "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man"

Finnegans Wake - for any writer who has ever struggled to get it right first time, take solace from the pen of the great james joyce

James Joyce, Finnegans Wake - for any writer who has ever struggled to get it right first time, take solace from the pen of the great james joyce.

Crime and Punishment

What's on Gwyneth Paltrow's Bookshelf?

One of the best books which provide an insight into the psychology of a criminal

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Ulysses turns 100 this month, and you should totally read it

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