Fri, 30/03/2018 - 17:00
The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University in New York City

Colin Barrett is the author of Young Skins, a debut collection of stories, which won the Guardian First Book Award, the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, and the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. Barrett will read from some of his work and converse with Colm Tóibín, whose own highly acclaimed fiction includes The Master (2004), Brooklyn (2009), Nora Webster (2014) and, most recently, House of Names (2017). Award-winning author Sam Lipsyte, Chair of The Writing Program, will introduce.

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 19:30
Symphony Space in New York, NY

Award-winning, bestselling author Colm Tóibín returns to the Thalia Book Club for a discussion on his latest novel with Elissa Schappell (Blueprints for Building Better Girls). With a performance from the novel by Amy Ryan (Birdman).

Sat, 24/03/2018 - 20:00
Bearsville Theater in Woodstock, NY

Woodstock Bookfest presents a world premiere, featuring Irish writer Colm Toíbín, reading the words of author John Hersey.