Colm Tóibín is the author of nine novels, including Brooklyn and The Master, and two collections of stories. His play The Testament of Mary was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Play in 2013. He is a contributing editor at the London Review of Books, Irene and Sidney B. Silverman Professor of the Humanities at Columbia University and Chancellor of Liverpool University. His work has been translated into more than thirty languages. His most recent book is House of Names, a novel.
NORTH, SOUTH AND THE BORDERLAND Colm Tóibín (Walking Along the Border) and Garrett Carr (The Rule of the Land) discuss the new European frontier with Fintan O’Toole. 11AM, June 11th The Step House Hotel, Borris Village This talk is not included in Weekend and Day Tickets. Must be purchased separately.
THREE GIANTS OF CONTEMPORARY FICTION Jeffrey Eugenides (Fresh Complaint), Colm Tóibín (House of Names) and Richard Ford (Let Me Be Frank With You). US EMBASSY CREATIVE MIND SERIES Talk included in Weekend and Day Ticket. Option to purchase individually below. 4.45PM, June 11th Hennessy Ballroom Stage, Borris House