Thursday, March 14, 2013

Laszlo Moholy-Nagy's Diagram of Finnegans Wake (1946)

Laszlo Moholy-Nagy's Diagram of Finnegans Wake (1946)

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Introducing Orlando Mezzabotta

I swiped this from PQs blog, Finnegans, Wake!. The current post  has a lot of interesting things to say about the chapter we've just got done reading.


Monday, March 11, 2013

Instead of that chop suey you're writing you might try sensible books that people can understand.--Nora

On this day in 1923, James Joyce wrote to his patron, Harriet Weaver, that he had just begun "Work in Progress," the book which would become Finnegans Wake sixteen years later: "Yesterday I wrote two pages -- the first I have written since the final "Yes" of Ulysses. Having found a pen, with some difficulty I copied them out in a large handwriting on a double sheet of foolscap so that I could read them. . . ." Today in Literature 3-11