All posts tagged “James Joyce

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St. Patrick and the Druid, an episode from Finnegans Wake (with explication from Joseph Campbell)

On pages 611-613 of James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake, St. Patrick meets the archdruid Balkelly: Tunc. Bymeby, bullocky vampas tappany bobs topside joss pidgin fella Balkelly, archdruid of islish chinchinjoss in the his heptachromatic sevenhued septicoloured roranyellgreenlindigan mantle finish he show along the his mister guest Patholic with… Read More

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and yes I said yes I will recycle this Bloomsday blog again Yes

How to read Ulysses What did Leopold actually do on June 16th, 1904? About Bloomsday 1.0 Selections from one-star Amazon reviews of Ulysses A list of Irish heroes (from “The Cyclops” episode of Ulysses) Another page of Joyce’s notes, plus links to more James Joyce talks dirty Filming Finnegans William Faulkner’s Joyce anxiety Ezra Pound on James Joyce Marilyn […]

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Happy Thanksgiving! Here’s a bunch of literary recipes and a painting

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Turkey Twelve Ways Gordon Lish’s Chicken Soup Zora Neale Hurston’s Mulatto Rice Roberto Bolaño’s Brussels Sprouts with Lemon Ian McEwan’s Fish Stew James Joyce’s Burnt Kidney Breakfast Herman Melville’s Whale Steaks Ernest Hemingway’s Absinthe Cocktail, Death in the Afternoon Vladimir Nabokov’s Eggs… Read More

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St. Patrick and the Druid, an episode from Finnegans Wake (with explication from Joseph Campbell)

On pages 611-613 of James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake, St. Patrick meets the archdruid Balkelly: Tunc. Bymeby, bullocky vampas tappany bobs topside joss pidgin fella Balkelly, archdruid of islish chinchinjoss in the his heptachromatic sevenhued septicoloured roranyellgreenlindigan mantle finish he show along the his mister guest Patholic with… Read More