Today in History
1922: "Ulysses" published in censored form
1.9.1922: "Ulysses" published in censored form
The first full-length version of Irish writer James Joyce’s groundbreaking novel was published on this day in 1922 after censors had removed the supposed obscenities and blasphemies. A modern version of Homer’s “Odyssey”, Joyce used a range of styles and innovative language to portray the stream of thoughts and ideas of protagonists Leopold Bloom and Stephen Dedalus on one given day, 16th June 1904.
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German composer Engelbert Humperdinck is known for writing which opera?
  Hansel and Gretel
  The Marriage of Figaro