Happy Bloomsday!

June 16 is an annual celebration of all things James Joyce, but especially his epic of epics, Ulysses, whose 933 pages take place on this day in 1904.

The Millions have been quizzing fans on their Twitter account all morning. They also directed readers towards the best free audio book of Ulysses I’ve heard. (I’ve only heard one other, but it was particularly disastrous.

If your tastes run more irreverent, see Glen Weldon‘s series of #bloomtweet posts. An example: “Paddy D’s funeral was totes bummer!!!! But you know et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum, ROFL. Whoa, nice hat, dude! #bloomtweet”

Author: James Brotheridge

Contributing Editor with Prairie Dog.