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Top 5 tips to celebrate Bloomsday

James Joyce’s novel Ulysses is set on the 16th June 1904 and has become known as Bloomsday, after the book’s anti-hero Leopold Bloom. Both he and Stephen Dedalus journey across Dublin, experiencing all of life in one day. Meanwhile, Bloom’s wife Molly is in bed entertaining man-about-town Blazes Boylan.

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Romping through Gulliver's Travels by At it Again!

Romping through Gulliver’s Travels Launch

Romping through Gulliver’s Travels by At it Again! Launch

 

Join At it Again! to celebrate the launch of their new book, Romping through Gulliver’s Travels, in the wonderful setting of Books Upstairs Cafe on Thursday, 2nd March at 6.30pm.

Spend a fun evening with At it Again! who are the creative heads behind the Romping through Irish Literature series of pocket guides and related goodies which take you on a literary adventure, exploring Irish writers, their works and the places that inspired them.

Their new title celebrates Jonathan Swift’s 350th birthday this year. It is based on his mad trip Gulliver’s Travels. It’s a fun way to discover Dublin and follow Gulliver’s journey. Dip into it if you are embarking on Gulliver’s Travels for the first time or even if you are at it again! It distills the stories and features maps, things to do and see, titbits and great quotes.

 

Entry is free, but places are limited. Please RSVP by sending an email to info@atitagain.ie.

 

Date & Time: Thursday, 2nd March 2017, 6.30pm

Location: Books Upstairs, 17 D’Olier St, Dublin 2

Bookings: info@atitagain.ie

 


At it Again! Christmas Markets

Meet the Makers – Christmas Markets

We are happy to announce that you will be able to meet us in person at various Christmas Markets in the month of December. Pop by to get some stocking fillers, gifts for book lovers or mementos for your loved ones abroad. We are also happy to sign copies of our books to make your gift extra special.

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At it Again! at Christmas Markets Dublin

At it Again! at Christmas Markets Dublin

Christmas Bazaar

9th December, 12-7pm, 10th, 11th December, 11-6pm, Block B, Haymarket, Smithfield

For the third year, find At it Again! at the Christmas Bazaar in Smithfield this December. Dublin’s biggest city centre Christmas Market Fair is back with vintage, craft, artisan food, pop up Christmas café & festive cheer. Find unique Christmas gifts, stocking fillers, retro, contemporary furniture, novelty toys, curios, fashion accessories, vintage jewellery, & a whole range of new & vintage clothing. Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1104731942897837/

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Romping through Dracula by At it Again!

How to celebrate Halloween – Dracula style

It’s time to celebrate Hallowe’en. Dracula will be your guide as you get sucked into a world of castles, crypts and climaxes.

1 Clontarf

Bram Stoker’s Gothic tale begins with Jonathan Harker travelling to Dracula’s castle in Transylvania. Take a trip to the coastal suburb of Clontarf on Dublin’s northside. See Bram Stoker’s birthplace at 15 Marino Crescent with its blood red door.

2 Castle Dracula

Jonathan is welcomed to the Count’s castle by a strange elderly man. Enter Dracula’s other castle in Clontarf, with its labyrinthine corridors that take you to the Castle Graveyard magic show. Watch your step.

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