Welcome to the website for the second 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 will take place between Wednesday September 28th and Sunday October 2nd, and will see us welcoming internationally renowned writers including Michael Morpurgo, Louise Doughty and Alison Weir to the island.

Details on featured writers and events can be found on our Writers page. Further confirmations will be released in the coming months, so be sure to stay in touch via social media to be kept apprised of festival developments. There’s plenty more to come!

This year we are offering a limited number of discounted festival passes, further details on which can be found here.

Connections: Jersey Festival of Words 2015 was a fantastic success: