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Literature Live Around The World - 12 Countries, 12 Hours

Literature Live Around The World - 12 Countries, 12 Hours

Can’t travel? No worries! Join the Bergen International Literary Festival (10-14 February) on a whistle-stop tour of some of the world’s most prestigious literary festivals in Live Around the World!

You can visit each destination via a live-link broadcast from Norway, which will showcase an exclusive hour-long segment from each participating festival, bringing you 12 hours of global literary treats and sessions featuring poets and authors, including award-winning Derek Owusu and the Booker Prize-nominated Avni Doshi among many others.

Participating festivals include: Bergen, Norway; Berkeley, USA; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Dubai, UAE; Edinburgh, UK; Jaipur, India; Kabul, Afghanistan; Lagos, Nigeria; Lyon, France; Perth, Australia; Toronto, Canada; Treasure Beach, Jamaica.

You can view the whole event live below starting at 12 noon CET, or if you can’t watch it live, a recording of the entire event will be available on YouTube.