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2011-2012 Season

Monday 12th March 2012

“Colm Tóibín in Conversation” with Roy Foster

Roy Foster, author of many books on the political, social, cultural and literary history of Ireland, joins Colm Tóibín at the Martin Harris Centre. They discuss the politics of Irish history and the debates surrounding Foster's own "revisionist" work.

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1'08" (34MB)

Monday 10th October 2011

“Colm Tóibín in Conversation” with Alan Hollinghurst

Acclaimed novelist and journalist Colm Tóibín, newly appointed as Professor of Creative Writing at The University of Manchester’s Centre for New Writing, hosts the first in a series of high-profile public events. The conversations cover topics of current literary and cultural interest. In this first event Colm Tóibín welcomes English novelist, and winner of the 2004 Booker Prize, Alan Hollinghurst.

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1'19" (36.6MB)

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