For more information about the Festival as it becomes available, check the event website by clicking on the image above.
Literary Festival 2012
Sunday 9th – Tuesday 11th September
Names already confirmed for 2012 –Howard Jacobson, Michael Palin, Lisa Jewell, Matthew Hancock MP, Elizabeth Buchan, Alison Weir, Robert Goddard and Guy Walters.
More information & the full programme coming soon!
From the Festival website:
“Featuring a line-up of authors, thinkers, celebrities, political figures, journalists and opinion formers, the Richmond upon Thames Literature Festival is a calendar highlight for the borough and further afield. The festival features a wide-ranging programme of events set in prestigious heritage locations as well as galleries, arts centres and universities across the borough. The festival features a fringe programme with a focus on live literature, spoken word and poetry from some of the UK’s most exciting artists. Workshops for all age groups, promoting creative writing, blogging, script writing, poetry and podcasting provide opportunities for everyone to actively take part.”
For more information as it becomes available, check the Festival website at http://www.richmond.gov.uk/literature_festival
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2012
Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza
209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors. One of America’s premier book festivals, this hip, smart diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages to enjoy authors and the festival’s lively literary marketplace.
BROOKLYN BOOK FESTIVAL BOOKEND EVENTS
SEPTEMBER 20-23, 2012
The Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend events are literary themed events taking place in clubs, parks, bookstores, theatres and libraries culminating with the festival. The Bookends kick-off a long literary weekend with film screenings, parties, literary games and author appearances.
The Niagara Literary Arts Festival is a month-long series of events in the Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada area. For more information on the Festival, click here.