Past events

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

Margaret AtwoodIan McEwanAli SmithGeorge SaundersMargaret AtwoodIan McEwanAli SmithGeorge Saunders
Kazuo IshiguroArundhati RoyEmma HealeyZadie SmithKazuo IshiguroArundhati RoyEmma HealeyZadie Smith
W.G. SebaldNaomi AldermanAlexander McCall SmithHanif KureishiW.G. SebaldNaomi AldermanAlexander McCall SmithHanif Kureishi
Harold PinterToni MorrisonIan RankinPhilip PullmanHarold PinterToni MorrisonIan RankinPhilip Pullman


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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