The Essay | Reading Ulysses: John Patrick McHugh on Calypso

Based on Ulysses  by James Joyce

John Patrick McHugh selects the opening of the Calypso episode, where we first meet the main character. John tells us why it's an episode 'crammed with the richness of life.'


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Analysis
  • Channel: BBC Radio 3
  • Duration: 13'48''
  • Broadcast date: 2022

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