8.0188 NEACH: James Joyce and Music (1/35)

Wed, 14 Sep 1994 14:14:28 EDT

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 8, No. 0188. Wednesday, 14 Sep 1994.

Date: Tue, 13 Sep 94 23:58:21 EDT
From: Heyward Ehrlich <ehrlich@andromeda.rutgers.edu>
Subject: 9/29 JJS: Joyce & Music

Please post and share this announcement: forgive any cross postings.

"Music as Narrative Technique in Joyce"

A talk and musical peformance by

Thursday, Sept. 29, 1994 at 8:00 p.m.
Second floor of the Gotham Book Mart,
41 West 47th Street, New York, N. Y. 10036.

Ms. Rogers will illuminate the decoding theory and other
ideas behind the use of music in such Joyce texts as "The Dead,"
"Sirens" in _Ulysses_, and "ALP" in _Finnegans Wake_. Further, she
will illustrate her talk with live and taped music examples. Active
with orchestras and choruses in Chicago and Milwaukee, Ms. Rogers
has presented musical talks and performances at many Joyce conferences.

Berni Benstock Memorial: On Wednesday, October 26, the James Joyce
Society will present a memorial meeting in honor of the late Berni
Benstock. Murray Beja and Ellen Carol Jones will speak. The meeting
will follow Shari Benstock's previously scheduled book signing for her
biography of Edith Wharton.

The James Joyce Society, now in its fifth decade, meets four times
a year at the Gotham Book Mart in New York City. Annual membership is
$7.50. Guests admissions are $2.50 at the door.

For additional information about the James Joyce Society, or to
join or renew, write Philip Lyman, Gotham Book Mart, 41 W. 47th St.,
New York, N. Y. 10036. Telephone: (212) 719-4448.

-Sid Feshbach
-President of the James Joyce Society