Perishable Picnic by Deirdre O’Mahony. Photograph: Brian Cregan

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The view form the floor: Corban Walker’s installation at the Lab. Photograph: Peter Varga

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Gordana by Dragana Jurisic

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There was no doubt in my mind that the people who were frolicking around Sandycove in straw boaters and blazers were the very same kind of people who drove the young Joyce out of Dublin, and would have been quick to condemn him if he returned.

For a long time, I hated Bloomsday. Not because of any hostility to James Joyce – on the contrary, I have always considered myself to be a bit of a Jo(...)

Detail from And When Did You Last See Your Father by Abigail O’Brien

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