ZÜRICH James Joyce Foundation

Privacy Notice

The Zurich James Joyce Foundation respects your privacy. The protection of your privacy when processing personal data and the security of all personal data are important to us. With this data protection declaration, we inform you about which of your data we process, what we need this data for and how you can object to data processing.

Data collection and utilisation
We collect, process and store personal data only in accordance with the statutory provisions or
if you have given us your consent to do so. This is the case, for example, when you register
for our conferences, workshops, reading groups or special events.


What types of personal data are collected?
We only collect personal data in connection with our relationship with you. This includes
your contact details such as surname, first name, address, telephone number and e-mail


How is this data recorded?
Personal data is collected in various ways:

    • When registering for our events, reading groups and special events;

    • If you are interested, you can enter your contact details to be informed about news or
      reading groups, for example. In all cases, we process your personal data exclusively for the specific purpose recognisable to
    • Cookies in relation to the use of our website
      We typically use “cookies” and similar technologies on our website to identify your device
      (computer, smartphone, etc.). A cookie is a small file that is sent to your device or stored by
      your browser when you visit our website. This enables us to recognise you when you return to
      the website, even if we do not know who you are. In addition to cookies that are only used
      during a session and are deleted after your visit to the website (“session cookies”), cookies
      can also be used to save your settings and other information for a certain period of time
      (“permanent cookies”). However, you can set your browser so that it rejects cookies, only
      saves them for one session or otherwise deletes them prematurely. Most browsers are preset to
      accept cookies. We can use permanent cookies to save your user settings (e.g. language).
      Our website uses Google Analytics from Google Inc (“Google”). Google Analytics uses
      cookies to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the
      cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and
      stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the
      purpose of analysing your use of the website, compiling reports on user activity and providing
      other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may transfer this

information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties
process the information on Google’s behalf.


Google is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thus offers a guarantee of
compliance with European data protection law
Further information on data processing by Google can be found in Google’s privacy policy:


You can refuse the setting of cookies and the use of Google Analytics in the cookie banner on
our website. You can set your browser accordingly to block other cookies that are not used to
monitor behaviour; this may impair the functionality of the website.


Forwarding of your data
We will not pass on your personal data to other third parties unless there is a legal obligation
to do so or you have given us your express consent to do so.

How long will your data be stored?
We store your data for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or
until you ask us to delete it.


Your rights
You have the right to receive information about your personal data stored by us at any time.
You also have the right to have this data corrected, blocked or deleted. If you have given us
your consent to data processing, you can revoke this at any time with effect for the future.


Data security
We use suitable technical and organisational security measures to protect your personal data
stored by us against manipulation, loss and unauthorised access by third parties.
Changes to this privacy policy


We reserve the right to update this privacy policy as necessary. Please therefore check this
page regularly.


Contact us
If you have any questions about the privacy policy, please contact:


Zurich James Joyce Foundation
Augustinergasse 6
8001 Zurich
Mail: info@joycefoundation.ch


Zurich, November 2023


Augustinergasse 9, 8001 Zurich,

Switzerland | Tel (+41) 44 211 83 01


Opening Hours

The Foundation’s opening hours are from:
10 to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday

The Foundation is most grateful for donations to maintain this unique place as an archive, a research centre, and a meeting place for Joyce scholars and afficionados, as well as to help support its various projects.