The Bloomsday Festival, known as Ireland’s most unique literary event, celebrating the 16th June 1904 which was immortalised in James Joyce’s Ulysses, it taking place this year with a variety of events, writes Amy Rohu.
James Joyce (1882 – 1941) is one of Ireland’s most influential and celebrated writers. His most famous work is Ulysses which follows the movements of Leopold Bloom through a single day on June 16th, 1904 and is based on Homer’s The Odyssey.
This years festival includes exhibitions, talks, online events and theatre performances. To view this years full schedule visit bloomsdayfestival.ie