20 episodes

Companion series to the newly available RTÉ recordings of James Joyce's 'Ulysses', featuring discussion and explainers of the famous book. Originally broadcast in 2004. Hosted by Fritz Senn and the late Gerry O'Flaherty, with contributions from Edna O'Brien, Joseph O'Connor, Bernard Clarke and Barry McGovern. See RTE.ie/ulysses for more.

Reading Ulysses RTÉ Radio 1

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Companion series to the newly available RTÉ recordings of James Joyce's 'Ulysses', featuring discussion and explainers of the famous book. Originally broadcast in 2004. Hosted by Fritz Senn and the late Gerry O'Flaherty, with contributions from Edna O'Brien, Joseph O'Connor, Bernard Clarke and Barry McGovern. See RTE.ie/ulysses for more.

    Introduction to Ulysses | Reading Ulysses

    Introduction to Ulysses | Reading Ulysses

    Joseph O'Connor, Edna O'Brien and Gerry O'Flaherty recall the events and characters of this day and explore why James Joyce's fictionalised events of an ordinary day should become such a literary masterpiece.

    • 28 min
    Episode 1 Telemachus | Reading Ulysses

    Episode 1 Telemachus | Reading Ulysses

    Stephen breakfasts at the Tower in Sandycove. (Episode guide with Gerry O'Flaherty, Dublin historian and Joyce expert, in conversation with Fritz Senn, Director of the Zurich James Joyce Foundation. First broadcast in 2004.)

    • 27 min
    Episode 2 Nestor | Reading Ulysses

    Episode 2 Nestor | Reading Ulysses

    Stephen teaches in Dalkey. (Episode guide with Gerry O'Flaherty, Dublin historian and Joyce expert, in conversation with Fritz Senn, Director of the Zurich James Joyce Foundation. First broadcast in 2004.)

    • 25 min
    Episode 3 Proteus | Reading Ulysses

    Episode 3 Proteus | Reading Ulysses

    Stephen walks along Sandymount Strand. (Episode guide with Gerry O'Flaherty, Dublin historian and Joyce expert, in conversation with Fritz Senn, Director of the Zurich James Joyce Foundation. First broadcast in 2004.)

    • 26 min
    Episode 4 Calypso | Reading Ulysses

    Episode 4 Calypso | Reading Ulysses

    Blooms has breakfast at 7 Eccles Street. (Episode guide with Gerry O'Flaherty, Dublin historian and Joyce expert, in conversation with Fritz Senn, Director of the Zurich James Joyce Foundation. First broadcast in 2004.)

    • 27 min
    Episode 5 Lotus Eaters | Reading Ulysses

    Episode 5 Lotus Eaters | Reading Ulysses

    Bloom goes to the Post Office on Westland Row and then buys some soap at Sweny's. (Episode guide with Gerry O'Flaherty, Dublin historian and Joyce expert, in conversation with Fritz Senn, Director of the Zurich James Joyce Foundation. First broadcast in 2004.)

    • 27 min

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