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James Joyce's Lifewand

A version of this article was previously published in December 2013 at the antipode foundation

By Andy Merrifield

“He lifts the lifewand and the dumb speak” – James Joyce… 1,885 more words

Previously Published


A few weeks ago, yours truly was biking past Backstab on her way to meet some fellow Lost Souls at Key West Bait & Tackle on a sunny Saturday around 1500 hours. 279 more words

Bloomsday 2015

Happy Bloomsday!

Today I started reading Finnegans Wake out loud. You can find my day to day mumblings for it here:

Ulysses Audiobook here: 18 more words

James Joyce


Yes, it’s the 16th of June, better known to James Joyce geeks like me as Bloom’s Day. The day is named in honor of Leopold Bloom, the Jewish advertising sales rep and Freemason who is one of the major characters in Joyce’s novel  264 more words

Balladeer's Blog

Up in Dottyville with Conolly Norman

“That fellow I was with in the Ship last night, said Buck Mulligan, says you have g.p.i, He’s up in Dottyville with Conolly Norman. General paralysis of the insane.” 697 more words

"James Joyce"

Stream of Consciousness

Chapter 6 Tally: An Intuitive Life, All Things That Matter Press

I arrived just as PJ was on his way out, locking his apartment door. 782 more words


More thoughts on translation

You may have realised from this earlier post that I’m fascinated by translation; indeed, sometimes I think if I could have my time over again, I’d perhaps study linguistics and then go into the business… 532 more words

Rambling About Reading