Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Joyce, James.
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
First draft screenplay of the Oscar-nominated screenplay. Strick captures the narrative of Joyce's stream-of-consciousness narrative about a day in the life of Leopold Bloom, a Jewish advertising executive and Joyce's more modern reflection of Homer's wandering epic hero. Bloom's journey through the streets of turn-of-the-century Dublin leads him through trials that parallel those of Ulysses on his epic journey home.
"This Company appears in elegant court dresses of the reign of George II, which together with the manificient stage appointments form a pleasing contrast to the old stereotype Evening Dress Suit, and comprising as it does superb vocalists! Inimitable Instrumentalists! Irresistable Comedians! Unapproachable Dancers! Is promised by the Press and Public to be one of The Best and Most Origianl Organizations of Minstrel Artists." Performed at Agricultural Hall, Bridgenorth.