Lecture hosted by the Translation Initiative at Yale University
The Goethe-Institut Toronto was delighted to host Colm Tóibín & Susan Bernofsky for a conversation about Thomas Mann’s The Magic Mountain and Tóibín’s new novel, The Magician.
Conversation about Robert Walser and Clairvoyant of the Small, with Rivka Galchen, Lis Harris, Annie Pfeifer, and Mark Wunderlich, hosted by The Society of Fellows/Heyman Center for the Humanities, Columbia University.
Just a little sample of my violin playing…
Robert Walser was in the audience (and wrote about it) when the great Anna Pavlova came to Berlin in 1909. Here’s the story, an outtake from Clairvoyant of the Small, just published on the Yale University Press blog.