Monday, 19 May 2008

Tom McCarthy News

On June 2nd
Tom will be appearing at the FESTARCH literature/art festival in Cagliari, Sardinia. He'll be discussing his novel 'Remainder' onstage
with festival curator Gianluigi Ricuperati.

Tom says,

"Vito Acconci is appearing at exactly the same time in the next room, so you can also see him instead. I'm tempted to blow my gig out myself for that."

More info here.

On June 11th Tom be in conversation with philosopher Simon Critchley at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, to mark the publication of Simon's latest work, 'The Book of Dead Philosophers'.

More info here.

The Anthology 'The Empty Page: Fiction Inspired by Sonic Youth' is out with Serpent's Tail in June. It includes a story by Tom, and also contributions by Shelley Jackson, J Robert Lennon, Steven Sherrill
and others.

Photo: Simon Critchley

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