James Joyce in Zürich, Switzerland, where his eye problems turned serious: Glaucoma didn’t prevent his other eye wandering. Two women took hold of Joyce’s imagination, apart from Nora, during his stay in Switzerland Photograph: Getty Images

Zürich during the first World War was awash with refugees and racketeers – a vibrant hodgepodge of pacifists, revolutionaries, anarchists and artists (...)

James Joyce: Some of his documents were donated to the foundation by the late Hans Jahnke, the son of Giorgio’s second wife, Dr Asta Jahnke-Osterwalder, in 2006. Photograph: Getty

An important collection of material concerning James Joyce’s life and work has been made available online by the National Library of Ireland. The col(...)