Professor Catherine Flynn, University of California, Berkeley, Loose Ties: The Paris Commune, Aesthetics, and Popular Revolution in Ulysses
Catherine Flynn is Associate Professor of English and Director of Irish Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, where she works on British and Irish modernist literature in a European avant-garde context. Her book, James Joyce and the Matter of Paris, appeared with Cambridge University Press in 2019. For last year's centenary of Ulysses, she published The Cambridge Centenary Ulysses: The 1922 Text with Essays and Notes, a facsimile edition of the historic 1922 Shakespeare and Company text, and the edited volume, The New Joyce Studies: Twenty-First Century Critical Revisions. She is currently working on a monograph on Flann O'Brien/Myles na gCopaleen/Brian O'Nolan and the young Irish State.
This seminar will be in-person in 27 University Square 27UQ/01/003 and online via MS Teams.