Events

Colin Barrett & Colm Tóibín in conversation

General Programming

March 30, 2018 Friday, 5:00pm EDT Dodge Hall, Room 401, Columbia University
Cosponsor
  • The School of the Arts Writing Program
Notes
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated

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.

Participants
  • Speaker Colin Barrett Author
  • Speaker Colm Tóibín Author