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Colm Tóibín Germany Tour

Acclaimed Irish author takes part in a reading tour through Germany

5 June - 21 June


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Photo by Peter-Andreas Hassiepen

Photo by Peter-Andreas Hassiepen

Colm Tóibín, the award-winning Irish author of works such ‘Brooklyn’ and ‘The Magician’, tours his latest novel ‘Long Island’ throughout Germany


05.06. Schwäbish Hall – Kunsthalle Würth (awarding of the Würth Prize for European Literature)

17.06. Stuttgart – Literaturhaus Stuttgart

18.06. Hamburg – Literaturhaus Hamburg

19.06. Düsseldorf – Literaturhandlung im Heine Haus

20.06. Cologne – Santa Clara Keller

21.06. Munich – Literaturhaus München

Colm Tóibín, born in Enniscorthy in 1955, is one of the most important Irish authors of our time. His first novel, The South (1994), was enthusiastically acclaimed by critics. His work has been honoured with numerous prizes, including the IMPAC Prize and the David Cohen Prize for Literature. Hanser published the Henry James novel ‘Portrait of the Master in Middle Years’ (2005), ‘Mothers and Sons’ (short stories, 2009), ‘Brooklyn’ (2010), ‘Mary’s Testament’ (novel, 2014), ‘Love and Death’ (Hanser box set, 2014), ‘Nora Webster’ (novel, 2016), ‘House of Names’ (novel, 2020) and most recently ‘The Magician’ (novel, 2021), for which he was awarded the Rathbones Folio Prize 2022. He has been appointed Laureate for Irish Fiction for 2022-2024.


Kunsthalle Würth
Lange Straße 35
74523 Schwäbisch Hall

Literaturhaus Stuttgart
Breitscheidstraße 4
70174 Stuttgart

Literaturhaus Hamburg
Schwanenwik 38
22087 Hamburg

Literaturhandlung im Heine Haus
Bolkerstraße 53
40213 Düsseldorf

Santa Clara Keller
Am Römerturm 3
50667 Köln

Literaturhaus München
Salvatorplatz 1
80333 München

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