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Monthly Reading List

We want your lists for suggested readings for a given month. Please send us 5 things you think people should be reading. It can be novels, drama, newsgroups, manifestos, whatever.... Please send all submissions to: Thanks.


  1. James Joyce - Counterparts (From Dubliners)

  2. The Biography of St. Patrick

  3. Heinrich Boll - Irish Journal

  4. William Butler Yeats - Where There is Nothing, There is God

  5. Thomas Bulfinch - Cuchulain, Champion of Ireland
(Submitted by Murphy Harrington)


  1. The Crying of Lot 49 - Thomas Pynchon's masterpiece concerning the
    impossibility of communication

  2. The Rings of Saturn - WG Sebald contemplates life without history

  3. Forty Stories - Donald Barthelme makes the short story form live as
    dangerously as it can

  4. The Mask of Anarchy - Percy Bysshe Shelley's poem that slapped the
    establishment round the face

  5. The Dead, from Dubliners - James Joyce, examining passion and our
    comfortable lives
(Submitted by Michael Spring)


  1. the curious incident of the dog in the night-time by M. Haddon

  2. King Lear by W. Shakespeare

  3. Letter from Vincent Van Gogh to his brother, Theo

  4. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by H. Murakami

  5. The Yellow Wallpaper by C.P. Gilman

(Submitted by Henry Olirin)



















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