Join Colm Tóibín for this special event celebrating his work and the 2019 Big Read, his award-winning novel, Brooklyn. Colm Tóibín was born in Enniscorthy, Ireland in 1955 and is author of nine novels including The Master, The Testament of Mary and Nora Webster. His work has been shortlisted for the Booker three times and has won the Costa Novel Award and the Impac Award. His most recent novel is House of Names. He has also published two collections of stories and many works of non-fiction. He lives in Dublin.
Chaired by Professor Stephen Regan,
This event will have live captions from StageTEXT
At 5.15pm this event will be followed by a screening of the award-winning film Brooklyn, starring Julie Walters, Domhnall Gleeson and Saoirse Ronan.