It's not just a book thing!

Revealing Rosa

Our friends at Gallery magazine are great supporters of the Literary Festival, so I was really pleased when I asked them to print an article about emerging talent Rosa Rankin-Gee, … Continue reading

August 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Stop Press! Colin Grant is coming to the Lit Fest!

The Guernsey Literary Festival has added another event to its already packed programme. It was just too good to refuse! Colin Grant, historian and BBC producer, will read from his … Continue reading

August 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Murder at Castle Cornet

At 7pm on Friday 14th September we’re proud to be presenting Death at Downturn Abbey, a Murder Mystery evening. Here’s what you need to know about this fabulous, twenties-inspired event. … Continue reading

August 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

War Horse: novel, stage and screen

It is a rare thing when a novel leads to two highly successful interpretations in two completely contrasting mediums yet Michael Morpurgo’s War Horse has achieved just that. Indeed, Morpurgo’s … Continue reading

August 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Carol Ann Duffy: an extraordinary poet

One person I’m particularly excited about joining us at the Festival is feisty feminist Carol Ann Duffy.  She is Professor of Contemporary Poetry at Manchester Metropolitan University, and was appointed … Continue reading

August 4, 2012 · Leave a comment