Colm Tóibín Speaks about Storytelling for Annual Santagata Lecture from Bowdoin College on Vimeo.

Irish author Colm Tóibín in late February visited Bowdoin to give a talk on the art of the short story for the annual Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Lecture in Kresge Auditorium.
Tóibín, who teaches at Columbia University, was shortlisted for the Booker Prize for his novel “The Master” (2004), which he followed with “Brooklyn” (2009), “Mothers and Sons” (2006), and “New Ways to Kill Your Mother” (2012), a collection of nonfiction essays. His most recent novel, “The Testament of Mary,” was released this November.