Welcome to the website for the Jersey Festival of Words, a five-day literary festival featuring visiting and local writers, poets and performers events, a schools programme, writing workshops, competitions and more.
This year’s festival took place between Wednesday September 28th and Sunday October 2nd, and saw us welcoming internationally renowned writers including Michael Morpurgo, Victoria Hislop, Louis de Bernières, Louise Doughty and many more to the island.
The team would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to everyone involved in making Jersey Festival of Words 2016 such a resounding success and hope that you will take a moment to watch the short round-up video below. We also have a variety of stills from this year’s event at the bottom of this page.
Next year’s festival takes place between Sept 27th and Oct 1st. See you then!
Jersey Festival of Words 2016 was supported by
A selection of highlights from this year’s festival…