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Talk Durham Book Festival - Colm Tóibín: Brooklyn

Durham Book Festival - Colm Tóibín: Brooklyn

Durham Book Festival

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Genre: Event with live subtitles

Author: Colm Toibin

Synopsis

Colm Tóibín: Brooklyn

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, Durham University

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.

 

Event details

Sun 13 Oct 2019, 4:00pm

Live subtitling by Stagetext

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Venue details

Gala Theatre
Millennium Place
Durham
DH1 1WA

Phone: 03000 266 600

Website: Gala Theatre

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