To celebrate Bloomsday 2007, the English and American Studies Library is hosting the 'International Joyce' Exhibition on the life and works of James Joyce organised by the Cultural Division of the Department of Foreign Affairs of Ireland. It is accompanied by an English and American Studies Library exhibition of selected books from our Joyce Collection.
The 'International Joyce' Exhibition on the life and works of James Joyce is on display courtesy of the Irish Embassy in Vienna.
The official opening of the exhibition by His Excellency The Irish Ambassador, Mr. Frank Cogan, will take place on June 14th at 6 p.m. during the Joyce Fest at the English and American Studies Department of Vienna University.
Programme of the Joyce Fest:
- His Excellency The Irish Ambassador, Mr. Frank Cogan:
“The 'International Joyce' Exhibition and Bloomsday in Vienna”
- Prof. Dr. Werner Huber (University of Vienna):
- Prof. John McCourt (Università di Roma, Tre)
“Joyce's Other Empire: Life in 'Old Auster and Hungrig'”
- Dr. Dieter Fuchs (University of Vienna): “'Szombathely, Vienna, Budapest':
The Eastern and Central European Part of the Bloom-Odyssey”
- Dr. Diarmaid Ó Muirithe (Senior Lecturer Emeritus, University College Dublin):
“'Wipe your glosses with what you know': Reflections on Anglo-Irish and on
James Joyce's Macaronic Masterpiece Finnegans Wake”
20:00 Refreshments & Viewing of Exhibition: 'International Joyce'