Jersey Festival of Words 2017 is a five-day literary festival, featuring visiting and local writers, poets and performers, a schools programme, writing workshops, competitions and more. This year’s festival – our third – takes place between Sept 27th and Oct 1st.
Among others, we are delighted to be welcoming Professor Richard Dawkins, Dame Jenni Murray and Alexander McCall Smith to Jersey. Also featuring will be acclaimed novelists John Boyne and Stef Penney, food-blogging sensation Ella Mills and Grazia agony aunt and writer Daisy Buchanan, while young readers can looking forward to meeting Clare Balding and Lauren Child.
Tickets for many of our events are available to book now, with remaining events due to go live in the next few weeks.
Events at Jersey Festival of Words 2017 are sponsored by