Past events

Since 1991, the festival has welcomed inspiring speakers from across the globe.

Naomi AldermanMarlon JamesArundhati RoyPhilip PullmanNaomi AldermanMarlon JamesArundhati RoyPhilip Pullman
Kazuo IshiguroTash AwZadie SmithIan RankinKazuo IshiguroTash AwZadie SmithIan Rankin
Hanif KureishiEmma HealeyMichael OndaatjeGeorge SaundersHanif KureishiEmma HealeyMichael OndaatjeGeorge Saunders
Ali SmitElizabeth StroutBill BrysonRuth RendellAli SmitElizabeth StroutBill BrysonRuth Rendell


Want to see more? For the full selection of recordings please head over to the British Archive for Contemporary Writing (BACW). The archive contains more than 450 audio and video recordings of UEA Literary Festival events.

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