Finnegans Wake or The Boaters and Sifters of ALP
Inaugurated in March 2015, the group meets on the third Wednesday of every month.
- April 27 (Special Blue Met Event), May 17, June 21
- 19:00 to 20:30
- Westmount Public Library, 4574 Rue Sherbrooke O, Westmount, QC H3Z 1G1 I #24 (bus stops at corner of Lansdowne)
Catch Up! Last time, we reached the middle of page 22. Here, Grace O’Malley makes a third appearance. Let’s pick up the threads of her abromette and wind up the third charm in this tale of Grace’s revenge on Jarl von Hoother. Coming up, Grace spends a penny and kidnaps a child. Let’s start here — “So then she started raining, raining, and in a pair of chargers, she was back again …”
Finnegans Wake (PDF/630 pages)
Contact: Kevin Wright, 514-341-3945, or firstname.lastname@example.org
Brand new — group leaders, Megan Abley and Dominic Richard, will create a welcoming discussion-based environment designed to help everyone deepen their understanding of this penetrating and mysterious novel. Join a supportive community of first-time readers and readers revisiting the text. Bring your copy of the novel; we recommend the Penguin Edition (1992).
- April 29 (Special Blue met Event), May 4, May 11
- 19:00 to 21:00
- School of Irish Studies at Concordia University — Thomas McEntee Reading Room, Hall Building, elevator to Room 1001.1, 10th floor I Guy-Concordia Metro
Ulysses (PDF/ 666 pages)
Contact: Megan Abley or Dominic Richard at email@example.com
Back by popular demand, Festival Bloomsday Montréal will be participating in three events at this year’s Blue Metropolis Festival. Celebrating 19 years of love for all things literary, the festival takes place between April 24 and April 30, 2017 at various locations around Montreal.read more
We are seeking submissions for our Academic Panel on Monday June 12 at Concordia’s School of Canadian Irish Studies. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org more
The Found Voice: Writers’ Beginnings by author Denis Sampson uses the means of literary biography and criticism to do something rarely attempted – understand how a key creative period establishes the authoritative voice of a unique artist.read more
All you need is a copy of Ulysses and an open mind. The group meets twice monthly at the School of Canadian Irish Studies, Concordia.read more
Add to the Discussion
Submit a blog post to Festival Bloomsday Montréal.