05/26/2011 11:59 am ET Updated Jul 26, 2011

Volunteer For The Bloomsday Experiment 2011: "Ulysses" Meets Twitter

Every year on 16 June lovers of the richest novel of all time -- James Joyce's Ulysses -- celebrate this literary revelation with Bloomsday. Live readings of the novel pop up all over the world. But what would happen if that experience of hearing this great novel read live was, instead, shoehorned into the fractured new media that is Twitter, all within the 24-hour span of the novel? That is what this experiment is designed to find out.