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Olaf Tyaransen on 'Don’t You Know Who I Am?' Galway Stories

Olaf Tyaransen on 'Don’t You Know Who I Am?' Galway Stories | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Camera, lights, sex action! That’s what Larry Love of Alabama 3 wanted to hear. But would Olaf Tyaransen be able provide his lead man with a nude scene during the short movie he scripted, Don’t You Know Who I Am? Now read on…
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The Irish Literary Times provides up-to-date coverage of Irish literary news and events in a magazine format via articles available online.

 

The site is curated by Gerard Beirne an Irish poet and novelist based in Sligo. He has published six books of poetry and fiction. His novel The Eskimo in the Net (Marion Boyars Publishers) was shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award and was selected by the Literary Editor of the Daily Express  as his Book of the Year “scandalously ignored by the Man Booker judges...”. His recent collection of stories was shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award.

 

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Dogsbody-DEBUNKING THE MYTH OF ULYSSES’ IMPENETRABILITY, ONE PUB AT A TIME

Dogsbody-DEBUNKING THE MYTH OF ULYSSES’ IMPENETRABILITY, ONE PUB AT A TIME | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
DEBUNKING THE MYTH OF ULYSSES’ IMPENETRABILITY, ONE PUB AT A TIME
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Her father’s daughter – An Irishman’s Diary about the tragic life of Lucia Joyce

Her father’s daughter – An Irishman’s Diary about the tragic life of Lucia Joyce | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
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For Bloomsday, read the fascinating story of a Joyce scholar who went missing

For Bloomsday, read the fascinating story of a Joyce scholar who went missing | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
And the rest of the week’s best writing on books and related topics.
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The €100,000 International Dublin Prize Highlights Ireland's Independent Tramp Press

The €100,000 International Dublin Prize Highlights Ireland's Independent Tramp Press | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tramp Press, a small publisher in Ireland, found a winner with Mike McCormack's 'Solar Bones'. The book has won the International Dublin Award.
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Bloomsday, Kildare and Molly Bloom's sex life - Leinster Leader

Bloomsday, Kildare and Molly Bloom's sex life - Leinster Leader | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Jesuit reference in Ulysses book monologue inspired by James Joyce's schooldays in Kildare
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What it’s like and where to go in Sandycove on Bloomsday

What it’s like and where to go in Sandycove on Bloomsday | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
From 7.30am on Saturday, 16th June, the literary mile from Glasthule to Sandycove will be brought alive by Joycean festivities
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Lucia by Alex Pheby: On Bloomsday, a novel that rethinks James Joyce’s daughter

Lucia by Alex Pheby: On Bloomsday, a novel that rethinks James Joyce’s daughter | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The troubled Lucia Joyce gets an intellectually uncompromising fictional biography
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Radio 4 - Short Works, My Boy Jack-Mathew Baynton reads a new short story by the Irish writer, Donal Ryan.

Radio 4 - Short Works, My Boy Jack-Mathew Baynton reads a new short story by the Irish writer, Donal Ryan. | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Mathew Baynton reads a new short story by the Irish writer, Donal Ryan.
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He is Mine and I Have No Other by Rebecca O’Connor

He is Mine and I Have No Other by Rebecca O’Connor | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
I was in my late twenties and living in Oxford, working as an assistant editor in the trade department at Oxford University Press, when I started He Is Mine and I Have No Other. It was a very happy…
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How Ireland creates writers, and writers created Ireland | CBC Radio

How Ireland creates writers, and writers created Ireland | CBC Radio | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
From Jonathan Swift and Oscar Wilde to Edna O’Brien and John Banville, the Irish are a literary people. Declan Kiberd is Ireland’s most renowned cultural and literary critic. His latest book is called After Ireland: Writing the Nation from Beckett to the Present.
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How Mike McCormack went from 'not being able to give a book away' to winning a €100k award

How Mike McCormack went from 'not being able to give a book away' to winning a €100k award | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
The Irish author won the €100k International Dublin Literary Award this week for his novel Solar Bones.
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Bloomsday Bus Driver: a short story by Alan McMonagle

Bloomsday Bus Driver: a short story by Alan McMonagle | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
A young boy’s Bloomsday bus trip to the seaside doesn’t go to plan but still inpsires
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"From the Notebooks of Dr Jules Cotard (1840-1889)", read by poet Macdara Woods - YouTube

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"Death in Venice: Panicale, August 1989", read by poet Macdara Woods - YouTube

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Acclaimed author Margaret Atwood praises UCD alumnus James Joyce ahead of Bloomsday

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James Joyce's ‘Ulysses’ Dublin locations: Bloomsday tour

James Joyce's ‘Ulysses’ Dublin locations: Bloomsday tour | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Follow the steps of James Joyce's character Leopold Bloom as you tour these historic Dublin landmarks. To help you on your way, IrishCentral has compiled a list of Dublin landmarks that are featured in James Joyce’s 1922 masterpiece, which follows protagonist Leopold Bloom on his day-long journey through the streets of Dublin. 
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Tourism Ireland Video Highlights Bloomsday

Tourism Ireland Video Highlights Bloomsday | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Tourism Ireland has unveiled a new online video, titled Bloomsday in Dublin – a celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses. Created to highlight Dublin and its literary heritage to ‘culturally curious’ travellers around the world, the video features places like The James Joyce Centre, Dublin Writers Museum, the James Joyce Tower & Museum and Sweny’s Chemist. […]
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Communist Days | The conflicting politics of Brendan Behan

Communist Days | The conflicting politics of Brendan Behan | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Brendan Behan left behind a legacy as one of the great Irish Republican writers. Yet, an often overlooked detail in his story was his conflicting relationship between Catholicism and Communism. Pauline Murphy looks at how he managed to balance these seemingly incompatible beliefs.
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Granta: Gooseen -Nuala O’Connor’s short story about Nora Barnacle, and her first meetings with James Joyce

Granta: Gooseen -Nuala O’Connor’s short story about Nora Barnacle, and her first meetings with James Joyce | The Irish Literary Times | Scoop.it
Nuala O’Connor’s short story about Nora Barnacle, and her first meetings with James Joyce.
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