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(Very) Short Joycean Film Showcase

Nature of Event:  The (very) Short Joyce Film Showcase is a competition to make a 5 minute film, based on a fragment of James Joyce’s… 137 more words

What's On...

Eternidad...

Hoy amanecio lluvioso, humedo. Mire mi jardin y hay hongos por todas partes. La vida se impone, llena de energia, a pesar de todo, de las guerras, del apesadumbramiento, la depresion, la violencia y la decadencia generalizada. 89 more words

Estados Del Alma

Reasons Why I Love Being an English Major

1) Vocabulary expansion or lexicon development

One of my favorite things is learning new words, especially when I can replace day-to-day terms with them, making conversations rich and more satisfying. 760 more words

College

Dublin Girl, by pd lyons

Dublin Girl

in a doorway
pale hands search
the rain for softness

who has never touched the world
with little fingers,
who has never longed to never leave, 76 more words

Pdlyons Photography

The Potato

The potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial nightshade Solanum tuberosum. Potatoes were introduced outside the Andes region approximately four centuries ago, and have since become an integral part of much of the world’s food supply. 176 more words

Ulysses

An Island of Thought

Put your hands up, you are surrounded.

Reach for the sky, the jig is up.

Rejoice. Read Joyce.

What? Who is this?

Isthmus.

No man, an Island. 12 more words

Words

They got the work done, with style.

“What did Nabokov and Joyce have in common, apart from the poor teeth and the great prose? Exile, and decades of near pauperism. A compulsive tendency to overtip. 50 more words

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