Acclaimed novelist Colm Toibin discussing his play “The Testament of Mary” which ran at ACT’s Geary Theatre in October and November, 2014, and also discussing his novel “Nora Webster,” which was published in October 2014. The interview with host Richard Wolinsky was recorded in the KPFA studios the afternoon of October 27, 2014.
Colm Toibin is the author of nine novels, the most recent of which is “House of Names” in 2017. His novel, “Brooklyn” became an acclaimed film in 2015. Colm Toibin’s novels have been shortlisted three times for the Booker Prize.