Welcome to Lancaster Literature Festival!

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Supported by public funding from Arts Council England, we are delighted to present four new flagship projects that will be running throughout the festival: The Litfest Big Read, New Writing North West, How We Live Now, and How We Live Next. Click on any of the images below to learn more about these projects:

At Litfest we’re committed to delivering a varied programme of events across multiple genres within the literary world.  Here are some of our most popular event types for the 2021 festival:

And, of course, Litfest would be nothing without all of you who attend our events and support the organisation.  Here’s how you can get involved or support us: