Ulysses has been labeled dirty, blasphemous, and unreadable. In a famous 1933 court decision, Judge John M. Woolsey declared it an emetic book–although he found it Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.Ulysses by James Joyce. Searchable etext. Discuss with other readers.Ulysses is a modernist novel by Irish writer James Joyce. It was first serialised in parts in the American journal The Little Review from March 1918 to December 1920 Ulysses has 73,002 ratings and 4,283 reviews. Petra X said: 5 stars because its a work of genius, so everyone says.4 stars because it has so many deep James Augustine Aloysius Joyce was born on 2 February 1882 to John Stanislaus Joyce and Mary Jane “May” Murray, in the Dublin suburb of Rathgar.Official website of the James Joyce Centre in Dublin.Bloomsday, an annual celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses, is upon us today with more excitement than ever. Even with the festivities, the book’s Explores the musical dimension of Ulysses, Dubliners, A Portrait, Joyce’s poems, and Finnegans Wake, with essays on the literary context of the music and sound clips Episode 1 – Telemachus STATELY, PLUMP BUCK MULLIGAN CAME FROM THE STAIRHEAD, bearing a bowl of lather on which a mirror and a razor lay crossed.