About the ZUrich JAMES Joyce FoUNDATION
The Foundation’s official opening hours are from 10 to 5 p.m. from Monday to Friday and by appointment.
ZURICH JAMES JOYCE FOUNDATION
Augustinergasse 9, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland | Tel (+41) 44 211 83 01
The Zurich James Joyce Foundation was established in 1985 with a view to keeping alive the memory and work of the Irish writer James Joyce for the literary world in general, and in particular for Zurich, where Joyce spent some important creative years and where he died.
Our READING Groups
The Zürich James Joyce Foundation has been conducting weekly reading groups of Ulysses and Finnegans Wake for years. The aim is a thorough but leisurely and relaxed ramble through the works, step by step, with comments and discussion. It should bring out the vitality and humor of what so many potential readers shy away from but others become addicted to. All groups can be joined at any time. Newcomers are always welcome
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The Friends of the Zürich James Joyce Foundation
The Friends were established in 1987 to support the Zurich James Joyce Foundation morally as well as financially through the members’ annual subscriptions. The members are regularly informed of all activities, book donations and acquisitions, and are invited to the Foundation’s events.