Past events

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

Kazuo IshiguroPaul McCartneyIan McEwanAnne EnrightKazuo IshiguroPaul McCartneyIan McEwanAnne Enright
W.G. SebaldSalman RushdieMarlon JamesHanif KureishiW.G. SebaldSalman RushdieMarlon JamesHanif Kureishi
Michael OndaatjeAli SmitZadie SmithNaomi AldermanMichael OndaatjeAli SmitZadie SmithNaomi Alderman
Elizabeth StroutToni MorrisonEmma HealeyArundhati RoyElizabeth StroutToni MorrisonEmma HealeyArundhati Roy


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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