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  1. Add purpose to your travels by making pilgrimagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | MarketWatch

    ... was still a pretty poor country then. To experience the country and city fully, my sojourn involved reading James Joyce's "Dubliners" and "Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man" while I was there. I wanted to get a sense of the spirit of Joyce in his ...

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  2. Spend a Scary, Thrilling Night Out With Enda Walsh's 'Disco Pigs'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... pop culture." The Irish setting and context immediately summons up the lyricism and streams of consciousness of James Joyce , and Walsh is a worthy modern-era compatriot of the Dubliners author. (If you see Disco Pigs , also go to St. Ann's ...

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  3. Man of LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | The Weekly Standard

    ... was an avid reader of novels, which he now considers "the highest form of literature." He still holds dear James Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and Ulysses , for in the character of Stephen Dedalus, Halkin sees much of himself-"if ...

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  4. How an expensive James Joyce immersive show became a New York holiday institutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | MarketWatch

    As another holiday season draws to a close, an unlikely New York Christmas show is joining the likes of the Radio City Rockettes and the Bergdorf Goodman holiday window as Big Apple cultural fixtures. An immersive theater production of James Joyce's short story "The Dead," staged by the off-Broadway theater company The Irish Repertory Theatre , replete with lavish food and drink, has sold out its run at the American Irish Historical Society headquarters on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue for the second year in a row.

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  5. Noted writers adapt James Joyce classic to interactive theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    The heart and soul of great stories, first written and published in books, can find a glorious renewal in spoken words on a stage. Such was the case with the classic short story, "The Dead," written by James Joyce and originally published in 1914 as the last piece in one of his most popular books, "The Dubliners."

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  6. Ireland offers winter-time delights, and, sometimes, snowRead the original story

    Monday Jan 1 | Boston Irish Reporter

    ... the land may seem a bit out of place. But, this is winter and, yes, it does snow in Ireland. In "Dubliners," as James Joyce noted, "Yes, the newspapers were right: snow was general all over Ireland. It was falling on every part of the dark central ...

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  7. a Therea s nothing crazier than real lifeaRead the original story

    Friday Dec 29 | Spiked

    Her first collection of short stories, Room Little Darker , has been praised by many, and was named the critic's pick in the Irish Times . Fellow Irish writer Frankie Gaffney even likened it to James Joyce's Dubliners .

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  8. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | The Greenville Sun

    ... place in South Dakota as an estimated 300 Sioux Indians were killed by U.S. troops sent to disarm them. In 1916, James Joyce's first novel, "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," was first published in book form in New York after being ...

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  9. This Day in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    In 1890, the Wounded Knee massacre took place in South Dakota as an estimated 300 Sioux Indians were killed by U.S. troops sent to disarm them. In 1916, James Joyce's first novel, "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," was first published in book form in New York after being serialized in London.

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  10. this Date in History, Dec. 29: Blast at LaGuardia kills 11 Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Kinston Free Press

    ... place in South Dakota as an estimated 300 Sioux Indians were killed by U.S. troops sent to disarm them. In 1916, James Joyce's first novel, "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," was first published in book form in New York after being ...

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  11. Don't mess with this 28th state admitted in 1845Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... place in South Dakota as an estimated 300 Sioux Indians were killed by U.S. troops sent to disarm them. In 1916, James Joyce's first novel, "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," was first published in book form in New York after being ...

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  12. Today In History, Dec. 29: Gay Marriage MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    In 1916, James Joyce's first novel, "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," was first published in book form in New York after being serialized in London. In 1957, singers Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme were married in Las Vegas .

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  13. Meet UC Berkeley's 15-year-old math whizRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | SFGate

    ... on Friday, Dec. 22, 2017. Ajay Raja, who at 15 is the youngest University of California, Berkeley student, reads James Joyce's "Dubliners" in Concord, Calif., on Friday, Dec. 22, 2017. Ajay Raja, who at 15 is the youngest University of California, ...

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  14. tales of brave ulyssesRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2017 | TrekEarth

    James Joyce was an Irish novelist, short story writer, and poet. He contributed to the modernist avant-garde and is regarded as one of the most influential and important authors of the 20th century.

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  15. Christmas story: James Joyce wrote a carol to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... have retained some of what my parents did at Christmas, while adding my own practices. One of mine is re-reading James Joyce's story "The Dead," during the holiday season. I wouldn't call turning to Joyce a tradition or ritual. It's an act of ...

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  16. Why The Dead by James Joyce Is the Greatest Christmas StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | The Stranger

    At the center of James Joyce's short story The Dead is a feast. It happens in a house on Ushers Island in Dublin not long after the first decade of the previous century.

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  17. 'An Uncommon Reader' portrays Edward Garnett, a champion of new writersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... it would be well received in England. Garnett concluded "Decline with thanks" when a publisher had him read James Joyce's "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," though this seems as much on commercial grounds as aesthetic ones. "It is too ...

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  18. US Federal Judge Rules James Joyce's Ulysses Not ObsceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Free Dictionary

    Ulysses is a novel by the Irish writer James Joyce . It was first serialised in parts in the American journal The Little Review from March 1918 to December 1920, and then published in its entirety by Sylvia Beach in February 1922, in Paris.

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  19. Holiday Viewing: The Dead The shadow of Christmas past hangs long over Huston's classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    A lion in winter: Director John Huston on the set of his adaptation of James Joyce's The Dead , with his daughter Anjelica and co-star Donal McCann. O, the rain falls on my heavy locks And the dew wets my skin, My babe lies cold ... That tragic refrain hangs over a most unexpected literary adaptation: The Dead , John Huston's version of James Joyce's snow-smothered novella.

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  20. Irish Rep's Immersive the Dead, 1904 Returns TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Irish Repertory Theatre and Dot Dot Productions , in association with The American Irish Historical Society, present the return engagement of The Dead, 1904 - an immersive adaptation of James Joyce 's classic story, "The Dead," adapted by the Pulitzer Prize winning Irish poet Paul Muldoon and novelist Jean Hanff Korelitz . Directed by Irish Rep co-founder Ciarn O'Reilly, The Dead, 1904 was one of last season's most sought-after tickets with a fully sold-out run and will now return for seven weeks only.

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