Yesterday was the anniversary of Joyce's start on Finnegans Wake!
He started to take notes musing about a new work there.
A mixed assembly of diplomats, city councillors, writers and a rock star gathered on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice yesterday to commemorate James Joyce’s brief stay at the Hôtel Suisse in 1922.... Read more: James Joyce’s historic sojourn in Nice recalled - Book News | Literature & Books Reviews & Headlines |The Irish Time - Tue, Jul 16, 2013:
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(From left to right) Ambassador Paul Kavanagh, John Montague, Mayor of Nice Christian Estrosi and Bono at the inauguration of the plaque to James Joyce on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice.
In Memory of William Gass (1924-2017), One of the Consummate Sentence Sculptors of Our Time - The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words. - William H. Gass I think of myself as a writer of prose rather tha...
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