Professor Neil Davison – “The Irish-Jewish Ulysses” – Thursday 13th June 2013 // 7.30pm

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ANNUAL BLOOMSDAY LECTURE

Neil DavisonNeil Davison, Associate Professor of English at Oregon State University and author of James Joyce, Ulysses, and the Construction of Jewish Identity: Culture, Biography, and “the Jew” in Modernist Europe (Cambridge University Press, 1996; paper edition 1998), will speak on “The Irish-Jewish Ulysses” in celebration of Bloomsday 2013 at the Irish Jewish Museum.

Professor Davison will examine the biographical, historical, religious, and political backgrounds surrounding how and why Joyce came to create such a robust and important Jewish character as Bloom.

 

At the Irish Jewish Museum, 3 Walworth Road, (off South Circular Road / Victoria St.) Dublin 8.

Advance bookings please.

 Tel: 085 706 7357 or email museum@jewishireland.org

Admission €5

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