The Dublin City Library’s “Dublin: One City One Book” campaign has chosen Joyce’s Dubliners as its selection for 2012. Events across the city throughout the month of April will encourage the reading and discussion of Joyce’s collection of short stories. In partnership with the Dublin City Library, the James Joyce Centre will be hosting several related events. These include:
- Monday, April 2nd: A Lecture by Prof. Kevin Barry (NUIG) and a reading of “The Sisters” by Fergus Cronin
- Wednesday, April 4th-June 22nd: Display of “Echoes of Joyce’s Dublin: Paintings by Peter Pearson”
- Thursday, April 12th: A roundtable discussion with writers Dermot Bolger, Chris Binchy, Claire Kilroy, and Paul Murray on Dubliners
- Thursday and Friday, April 19th and 20th: Sinead Murphy and Darina Gallagher perform Café Chantant: Songs from Dubliners
Many of these events are free, and to access the full program and more complete instructions follow this link.
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