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Stories with person: Samuel Beckett
  • Literary Dublin offers much more than Bloomsday 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 12:21 pm
  • DUBLIN - James Joyce immortalized this misty port city in his literary epic "Ulysses," though many Dubliners freely admit they haven't read a word of the stream-of-consciousness novel. That doesn't stop them from throwing a huge celebration every June 16, honoring the day in 1904 when the fictional Leopold Bloom perambulated through the streets of the author's hometown.