- From Wednesday 1 to Friday 3 June
Notre Dame University – Keough-Naughton Institute of Irish Studies (USA) is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the publication of James Joyce’s Ulysses with three symposia in the cities in which this epic novel was conceived, written, and honoured.
Following ‘Global Ulysses’ in Rome in March, and just before Dublin, you are invited to join lovers of Joyce’s work in Paris where the Centre Culturel Irlandais is hosting two days of enriching conversations. All those signed up for the symposium will be able to attend an evening reception at the Embassy of Ireland on 1 June; a further highlight is an event with renowned Irish playwright Marina Carr on 2 June at 5.30pm.
The convenors of the symposium are:
Declan Kiberd, Donald and Marilyn Keough Professor of Irish Studies Emeritus, University of Notre Dame
Enrico Terrinoni, Professore Ordinario di Letteratura Inglese, Università per Stranieri di Perugia,President of the James Joyce Italian Foundation
Clíona Ní Ríordáin, Professeure des universités, Institut du Monde anglophone, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle.
To reserve and for full details of the Paris symposium schedule and speakers: globalulysses.com