An Evening with Author Colm Tóibín at the Folger Theatre
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The last date listed for An Evening with Colm Tóibín was Friday April 3, 2009 / 8:00pm.
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Featured review from Kim Smith
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The Folger started late because of a scheduling conflict at the site. Colm Toibin was an interesting speaker & reader. I was delightfully surprised that there was a free reception afterwards. I got Colm to sign "The Blazing Heather" which is now for sale on half.com for $10.
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Toibin started out somewhat quiet and stumbling over his words, but soon found his way and was charming, and funny. Plenty of time was given to ask questions, but initially NO ONE raised their hands. Then slowly a few did - so I don't understand...continued
Celebrated Irish novelist and journalist Colm Tóibín joins PEN/Faulkner for an evening of prose and conversation. Tóibín is the author of five novels, including The Blackwater Lightship, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. His most recent novel, The Master, a fictional interior portrait of Henry James, has been praised as a"an illumination of the very process of writing itself" and “an utterly original work of fiction” and was awarded the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. A visiting writer at Stanford University and the University of Texas at Austin, he lives in Dublin.