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Daily Social Programme




Sunday 1 July

18.00  Get-together Buswells Hotel, Molesworth Street


Monday 2 July


16.30-17.30 Visit to The Life and Works of W.B. Yeats exhibition, National Library of Ireland, Kildare Street (Self-Guided)

18.00 Opening reception, Joly Café, National Library of Ireland. 

Speaker: Simon O’Connor (Director, Museum of Literature Ireland, MOLI)


Tuesday 3 July

19.30 Ulysses, adapted by Dermot Bolger, Abbey Theatre.


Wednesday 4 July

Free Evening


Thursday 5 July


19.00 Reading by Alex Pheby, author of Lucia (Galley Beggar Press, 2018), followed by interview, James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George’s Street.

Lucia (published June 2018) explores the life of Lucia Joyce and seeks to evoke the things that may have been done to her.  While it presents these stories in vivid detail, it also questions what it means to recreate a life. 


Friday 6 July


19.30  Dinner:


Saturday 7 July


10.30 Walking Tour of Joycean Dublin, James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George's Street


15.00 Visit to the Joyce Tower, Sandycove (optional)


We are grateful to the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs for financial support.



The Dublin James Joyce Summer School and University College Dublin are pleased to present the 2018 programme in collaboration with the National Library of Ireland and the James Joyce Centre, Dublin. 

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