Thank you to all the Bloomsday attendees who joined us June 16 at Summit Manor in beautiful St. Paul. It was our best and biggest to date with a splendid cast of characters. Special congratulations to Brian Molloy, winner of second annual Bloomsday Literary award. Also, grateful to our keynote speaker and Joycean scholar, David Gardiner, who joined us from the University of St. Thomas Irish Studies program and provided background on Ulysses. Mark your calendars for next year.
Special “Thank You” to David & Amber McLaughlin at Summit Manor, David Gardiner, Irish Fair Minnesota, Tom Dunn Photography, Brian Malloy, our “Ulysses” readers, Kevin and Sarah Geraghty, Dennis Stanton, Tom Whelan, Hayden Kilkenny, Denise Lien, Jim Rogers, Patricia McMorrow, Katie McMahon, Mike Whalen, Martin O’Connor, St Paul Saint Patrick’s Day Association, Finnegans Beer, Celestial Tours, Ancient Order of Hibernians Archbishop John Ireland Division 4, the Irish Gazette, Minnesota for a United Ireland, the Dubliner Pub, Extended Exposure, and March Out Hunger.