Now that the work of James Joyce has entered the public domain in Europe this year’s Bloomsday celebration takes on a new twist.
LiberateUlysses “encourages Joyce lovers everywhere to express their personal vision of Ulysses with whatever medium they have at hand, be it social or not, this Bloomsday (16 June).”
Here’s a sampling what’s happened to date:
Ithaca a painting by Marija Girevska
Samantha Extance has created a line of “steampunk jewelry” inspired by lines from Ulysses.
Wade Linebaugh published ‘Ulysses’: A Chapbook which turns the 18 episodes of Ulysses into 18 poems that each capture an aspect of their respective episodes.
Previously on book patrol: