Bloomsday is so called because Ulysses features the characters Leopold and Molly Bloom, and the event takes place on June 16 because that’s the day of James Joyce’s first date with his future wife.
Leah & Fran
June 16, 2000
"We were all class on our wedding day! ;)"
Family Portrait 2003 (Leah, Laoghaire & Fran)
If you are in Philly today, stop by the
20th Annual Celebration of James Joyce at the
12pm - 7pm
2008-2010 Delancey Place
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Read Leah's papers on James Joyce!
Engaged in an "Epizzle" READING ISSY'S PRACTICE LETTER IN FINNEGANS WAKE WITH THE PRINTED LETTERS IN ULYSSES