James Joyce Award

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The James Joyce Award, also known as the Honorary Fellowship of the Society, is an award given by the Literary and Historical Society (L&H) of University College Dublin (UCD) for those who have achieved outstanding success in their given field. It is named after one of the society's alumni, James Joyce, the author of Dubliners, Ulysses, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man and Finnegans Wake.

Joyce and the L&H[edit]

Joyce was a student in UCD from 1898 to 1903, where he studied modern languages. In 1900, he presented a paper "Drama and Life" to the society. He also ran for the top position of auditor twice, but failed to be elected on both occasions.

Some past recipients of the Award[edit]

Actors[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Political Figures[edit]

Scientists and Academics[edit]

Sportspeople[edit]

Writers[edit]

Other[edit]

References[edit]

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