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James Joyce: I. Am. A. Discover Dublin By Reading And Running, Barry Sheehan
You are walking through it howsomever. I am, a stride at a time. A very short space of time through very short times of space.
James Joyce (Ulysses,p.31).
In Ulysses, on the morning of the 16th June 1904, Stephen Dedalus is striding on Sandymount strand, thinking about time and place as he moves. Later in the day, Leopold Bloom writes I. AM. A.with a stick in the sand on the same Sandymount strand. His scrubbed words will wash away with the tide but remain forever in the novel.
Using geotracking, I recreated the same ephemeral I. AM ...
James Joyce Run: Nothing Happens In The Public Houses, People Drink, Barry Sheehan
I write a blog www.jj21k.com which looks at the works of James Joyce, the environment which he wrote about and changes that have taken place since he wrote about them. The blog posts are predominantly about Dublin. As part of discovering Dublin by reading and running, I have written several longer pieces.
This piece creates a running narrative that runs past every pub that is mentioned in Ulysses that is still a pub.
You can see more background information and other posts on www.jj21k.com.