The team marks Bloomsday with a special edition of the weekly arts programme celebrating the life, work and lasting legacy of James Joyce (just like the natives of Sandycove, who also like to mark the occasion by drinking their own body weight  in wine, Manchan Magan visits Paris to meet French Joyce enthusiasts reading Finnegans Wake. Actor Stephen Rea re-creates the dinner scene from The Dubliners' short story The Dead, while Tom Hickey brings the author to life along-side Bosco Hogan in an excerpt from Joe Joyce's play The Tower.