Episode 2 — June 16, 2012
The First Annual TLN Bloomsday Garden Party
► See photos from Episode 2.
2012 is the 90th anniversary of the first edition of Ulysses. Bloomsday was first celebrated in 1954, though the novel takes place in 1904.
3:00–4:30 ► Ulysses In An Hour: Wander among 35 readers to hear the fullness of Ulysses in an hour!
4:30–6:00 ► SPECIAL GUESTS: ★ Chris Hagen of Powell's Books discusses and shows off his Ulysses collection ★ Chuck Barnes does music from Ulysses on the banjo, philosophy graduate student ★ Blake Thompson does Phenomenalism in Five Minutes ★ James Yeary gives the experimental sportscast ► and the proverbial much more.
6:00–7:00 ► The first ever HugoBall Test Match: a brand new avant-garde sport in honor of Hugo Ball! Think Dada croquet. Sort of. You too can participate. No experience possible. Featuring incredible 3-D Hugo Ball costumes by ★ Zack Kosta and ★ Reese Kruse, plus Duchampian Fountain-goals provided by Zack Kosta.
Special to thanks to our sponsor Ninkasi Brewing for providing the beer for this event!