Past events

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

Tash AwMichael OndaatjeAlan BennettZadie SmithTash AwMichael OndaatjeAlan BennettZadie Smith
Salman RushdieKazuo IshiguroW.G. SebaldIan McEwanSalman RushdieKazuo IshiguroW.G. SebaldIan McEwan
Arundhati RoyAlexander McCall SmithRuth RendellDonna TarttArundhati RoyAlexander McCall SmithRuth RendellDonna Tartt
Hanif KureishiIan RankinPaul McCartneyNaomi AldermanHanif KureishiIan RankinPaul McCartneyNaomi Alderman


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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