BRIDGET WHELAN writer

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Happy Bloomsday – listen to the definitive recording of Ulysses

Ulysses – James Joyce’s 700-page masterpiece – is 100 years old today. June 16th is known throughout the world as Bloomsday, after protagonist Leopold Bloom. This Bloomsday to celebrate the centenary of … Continue reading

June 16, 2020 · 2 Comments

Jobs for Writers

 Art Writing Residency — Leeds  Corridor8, an online platform for critical art writing, invites proposals for an early career writer-in- residence at The Tetley, Leeds The writer will spend at … Continue reading

August 22, 2016 · 2 Comments

Ever wondered where you might bury a body? Crime Writing Course in Dublin might help you make up your mind

The Irish Centre in Parnell Square, Dublin are running a week long crime writing course starting on July 29th with author Arlene Hunt. Organisers say this is a writing-heavy, intensive … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Happy Bloomsday — quotes from JAMES JOYCE on Christopher Columbus and his own immortality

Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honoured by posterity because he was the last to discover America. I’ve put in so many enigmas and puzzles that it will keep the … Continue reading

June 16, 2013 · 1 Comment