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Oklahoma, James Joyce and 'The Book of Days'Oklahoma sign

Oklahoma, James Joyce and 'The Book of Days'

16 June is Bloomsday, celebrating 16 June 1904, the date depicted in James Joyce’s novel, 'Ulysses'. PhD student, Liss Farrell is researching the brother relationship in James Joyce’s 'Finnegans Wake'. Interested in the interplay between Joyce’s real-life relationship with his brother Stanislaus and the Wake, Liss travelled to the University of Tulsa in Oklahoma to read his diary: ‘The Book of Days’.

Posted on: 14 June 2018

James Joyce: novelist or poet?Portrait photograph of James Joyce

James Joyce: novelist or poet?

James Joyce is often better known for his influential novels, such as 'Finnegans Wake', but for National Poetry Day we wanted to delve into Joyce's poetry.

Posted on: 5 October 2016