Dubliners Centenary Talks 2014 – Free Lecture Series

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Joyce’s seminal short story collection Dubliners, the James Joyce Centre is delighted to announce the details of a series of special free talks to take place throughout 2014. To reserve your place please contact the Centre by telephone 01 8788547 or email:info@jamesjoyce.ie. All lectures start at 6.30pm.


Monday, January 6
Professor Declan Kiberd (University of Notre Dame)
Dubliners: The First Hundred Years

Monday, February 3
The James Joyce Birthday Lecture
Frank Callanan, S.C. (Independent Scholar)
Dubliners and Joyce’s Nationalism

Monday, March 3
Dr Eilis ni Dhuibhne (Novelist and Short Story Writer)
Dubliners: A writer’s perspective

Monday, April 7
Dr Gerry Smyth (Liverpool John Moores University)
Betrayal and the Everyday in Dubliners

Monday, September 1
Caroline Elbay (Champlain College Dublin)
Whores, Mothers and Others: Women in Dubliners

Monday, October 6
Professor Anne Fogarty (UCD)
“Damn it, can’t we Irish play fair”?: Parnellism and the myth of Parnell in ‘Ivy Day in the Committee Room’

Monday, November 3
Dr Katherine O’Callaghan (TCD)
Faintly illuminating the cadence of the air: the role of song in Joyce’s ‘The Dead’

Monday, December 1
Terence Killeen (JJC Research Scholar)
Imaginary Dubliners

All lectures start promptly at 6.30pm
Admission free – limited seating – booking essential
35 North Great George’s Street, Dublin 1.
Phone: 01 878 8547
Email: info@jamesjoyce.ie

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