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James Joyce

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  • Pictures speak 'A Thousand Words'

    Pictures speak 'A Thousand Words'
    There's painting, sculpture and a bunch of short plays. Also a bar, fair trade chocolate and a big bowl of Chex Mix. Now playing at Art Share L.A., "A Thousand Words" is an inviting, if erratic, conversation between nine writers and nine downtown artists....
  • That's Life: Scientist Create First Man-Made Cell In Lab

    That's Life: Scientist Create First Man-Made Cell In Lab
    It's like something right out of a Sci-Fi movie: For the first time scientists have created a synthetic cell that can survive and reproduce. The discovery is being called a turning point in science, and of course it's already raising all kinds of ethical...
  • Planning your trip to Paris

    Planning your trip to Paris
    THE BEST WAY TO PARIS From LAX, nonstop service to Paris is offered on Air France and Air Tahiti Nui. Direct service (stop, no change of plane) is offered on United, and connecting service (change of planes) is offered on American, Delta, Lufthansa,...
  • Major festivals, events around the world

    Here is a selected list of events for 2006. (For an expanded list, go to latimes.com/worldevents.) For more information on an event, plug its name into your favorite search engine. All dates and events are subject to change, so check before going....
  • Joyce exits; Daley taps 1st black chief

    Fire Commissioner James Joyce announced his resignation Thursday from a department besieged by criticism over racial slurs and a fatal fire last fall, clearing the way for Mayor Richard Daley to name the first African-American to head the department....
  • `I believe I have a lot of answers'

    `I believe I have a lot of answers'
    After being introduced Thursday as the next fire commissioner, Cortez Trotter told the story of watching as a child when a firetruck rumbled through the Stateway Gardens public housing complex, where he lived. He recounted how he looked on in awe as...
  • Daley axes another aide

    Chicago Transportation Commissioner Miguel d'Escoto came to a City Hall meeting with his resignation letter in hand Thursday, correctly sensing that he would be the next department head to be swept from his job in Mayor Richard Daley's housecleaning....
  • The right accents

    The right accents
    WHEN veteran Irish stage and film actor Fionnula Flanagan met with producers and writers of Showtime's "Brotherhood" to discuss her portrayal of the Irish-born working class matriarch of the show, Rose Caffee, one of the first questions she asked the...
  • This Illiterate Brazilian's Home Speaks Volumes

    Carlos Leite can barely read a word, but books revolutionized his life. Two years ago, he was doing construction work for a man who was about to toss out six thick, red encyclopedias. Leite asked whether he could have them instead. Thus a dream was born....