Mon, 26/01/2015 - 19:30
Symphony Space 2537 Broadway at 95th Street, New York, NY 10025-6990

Colm Tóibín, beloved Irish author of The Testament of Mary and Brooklyn, (now being adapted for a film starring Saoirse Ronan), in conversation about his newest novel. Nora Webster, an unforgettable portrait of an inimitable woman, her family, and the small Irish town that confines her.

"Brooklyn held me spellbound. Tóibín has a gift that Tolstoy and Chekhov have also been credited with: a seeming ability to render real life, undiluted and unornamented, on the page." - Bloomberg News

Sun, 04/01/2015 - 18:45
BBC Radio 3, 18:45 (10:45 PST, 13:45 EST)
Thu, 04/12/2014 - 19:30
Books Inc in The Castro 2275 Market St, SF 94114 415.864.6777

Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for The Master, twice shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, and one of literatures bestselling contemporary authors, Colm Tóibín shares his latest masterpiece, Nora Webster. Called "beautiful and daring" by The New York Times Book Review, fans won't be disappointed with this magnificent new novel set in Ireland, about a fiercely compelling young widow and mother of four, navigating grief and fear, struggling for hope.