writing

Four days. Twenty events. We are go!

30 June, 11:44 pm

It’s all getting very exciting here at Literary Festival HQ. We’re entering Festival Week and we can’t wait for you to meet our superb line-up of writers, thinkers and performers. Event bookings are going so well that we’ve upgraded our Zoom subscription from a limit of 100 to 500 per event. Don’t forget: although the…

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Register now: online & free

30 June, 11:44 pm

Registration for the online and free Berwick Literary Festival opens today – September 14. Make sure you visit the website and book your sessions as soon as you can. Programme co-ordinator Mike Fraser says: ‘We have a superb and diverse line up with several sessions already attracting a lot of attention. We’ve picked up on…

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Ann Thwaite, biographer: An extraordinarily interesting life

30 June, 11:44 pm

Register for free for this event – Click here Eminent biographer Ann Thwaite joins the 2020 online and free Berwick Literary Festival on Thursday 15th October at 4pm. Her work includes biographies of Victorian writer, editor and translator Edmund Gosse (described by literary critic John Carey as ‘one of the finest literary biographies of our time’);…

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