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The 9th Annual James Joyce Celebration—"Joyce Unbound: James Joyce Enters the Public Domain"

In collaboration with riverrun

Friday, February 3, 2012, 4:15–10 pm

James Joyce with Sylvia Beach

FREE for Members
$5 for non-members
Auditorium

This year, the world celebrates the expiration of the copyright on Ulysses and other heavily guarded Joyce writings. 

4:15 pm
Film: Following James Joyce: Dublin to Buffalo

Directed by Patrick Martin and Stacey Herbert; 55 minutes

5:30 pm
Performance: "Celebrating James Joyce"

Vincent O'Neill and Josephine Hogan of Irish Classical Theatre Company perform excerpts from Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, and more.

6:30 pm
Lecture: "A Portrait of the Artist as a Public-Domain Man"

By Dr. Michael Groden, Distinguished Professor, University of Western Ontario; Fellow, Royal Society of Canada; and General Editor, James Joyce Archive 

8 pm
Performance: Abhainn Álainn

Featuring traditional Irish music

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