For those with a literary bent, with legal training, interested in censorship or with a James Joyce obsession, this book about the American trials in which Ulysses was alleged to be pornographic is an engaging and enlightening read.
Nature of Event: A Four Day Workshop on Joyce’s Ulysses In most book clubs, you get to read a book a month, discuss it for a couple of hours and then it’s gone. With slow reading, we take our time: whatever time the members want to take with it. We read together, page by page (no …
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Event: A ‘slow reading’ of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Where: Greek Club Brisbane, 29 Edmondstone St, West End QLD 4101. Ph: (07) 3844 1166 When: Tuesday 22nd November to Friday 25th November (inclusive) 8:30am for 9:00am start, finish at 5:00pm all days. Cost: Early Birds – Before 1st October – $450.00/ After 1st October – $500.00 …