James Joyce

- an Irish writer and poet
(2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941)


Bloomsday 'Dubliners'
Songs 'Finnegans Wake'
The writer 'The Dead'

(Updated on 11/05/2016)




  • James Joyce : interactive quiz

    "A sculpture of Irish author James Joyce
    is seen beside his grave at Fluntern cemetery
    in Zurich, Switzerland."

    in Dublin


  • Dubliners - Resources
    "Here you'll find several html versions of Joyce's classic work, including an edition to which you can contribute annotations.
    The goal of this Dubliners is to create a collaborative, global resource for both teachers and students of Joyce's works." 





  • The Dead, by James Joyce
    "A group of Dubliners gather together for a Christmas celebration in James Joyce's transcendent tale of the mundanity and magic in life and death."



  • The Ulysses map
    "Leopold’s Day offers a unique perspective of Ulysses by mapping Dublin through the eyes of Joyce.
    Leopold’s Day is a collection of beautifully designed pieces inspired by Leopold Bloom’s journey through Dublin on 16th June 1904..." 





  • Bloomsday - June 16th
    "is a commemoration observed annually on June 16th in Dublin and elsewhere to celebrate the life of Irish writer James Joyce  and relive the events in his novel Ulysses, all of which took place on the same day in Dublin in 1904. Joyce chose the date because his first outing with his wife-to-be, Nora Barnacle happened on that day, when they walked to the Dublin urban village of Ringsend.
    The name derives from Leopold Bloom, the protagonist of Ulysses...
    The day involves a range of cultural activities including Ulysses readings and dramatisations, pub crawls and general merriment..."