September 22, 2011

Finnegans Wake salon

Professor Tom Roche, the 2011-2012 Hopkins Professor of English at JCU, is offering a salon for those interested in discussing Joyce’s wonderfully rich novel Finnegans Wake. Tom taught at Princeton University for 43 years, and is the author of seven books and numerous articles about English literature, including studies of Spenser, Shakespeare, and Donne.

Meetings will begin Monday, September 26, at 3 p.m. in the Faculty Lounge, located in the Administration Building. Please contact Tom Roche by email ( if you would like to attend or have questions.

This salon is sponsored by the John Carroll University Department of English and the Gerard Manley Hopkins Chair in British Literature.