Senator David Norris

Advocate, Joycean Scholar, Lecturer, Politician, Raconteur, Writer


  • Born July 31st 1944 Kinshasha
  • Member of Seanad Eireann
  • First openly Gay person ever elected to a national parliament
  • Patron of the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival

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Works include:

  • Joyce A Graphic Guide
  • A KickAgainst the Pricks
  • Narrator ‘Side By Side By Sondheim’, Olympia Theatre and Clontarf Castle Dublin 1995
  • Various recordings of James Joyce Work