“It’s Bloomsday, or Christmas for intolerable Joyceans everywhere”

Crooked Timber’s Kieran Healy performs “the sacred Bloomsday ritual of genuflecting solemnly before the Poster of Great Irish Writers.”  In the Irish Times, Joycean scholar Terence Killeen asks whether the lifting of copyright protection will apply to all categories of Joyce works.  And here’s that excellent video again.  It’s tradition! 

Those of a sensitive disposition are duly warned, again, that James Joyce enjoys the language in all its fecund nuttiness.