Countdown to HLF2021
Our programme of online events will run from 18-28 March, followed by indoor and outdoor events later in the year, including the following rescheduled events:
Welcome to the award-winning Huddersfield Literature Festival
Join us for an annual celebration of books and authors, poetry and performance, with community, accessibility and inclusivity at its heart. Meet your favourite authors, discover new talent, hone your own skills or simply come along and enjoy the entertainment on offer. Many free or low-cost events, some with live subtitling by Stagetext and AccessAble Access Guides to key venues.
Diversity and Representation: HLF fully and unequivocally supports the Black Lives Matter movement and calls by the Black Writers’ Guild to address deep-seated inequalities in the publishing and wider book world. Find out more here.
Authors from previous festivals…
Quotes from some of the authors who have attended our Festival