Super excited to announce that the first ever Leeds Lit Fest will take place from 6th – 10th March 2019, at venues across the city.
The Festival programme will celebrate the vibrant and thriving literature scene that exists in Leeds with local writers, performers and artists showcasing their talents alongside those from across the UK and internationally. There will be author talks, workshops, performance, poetry and spoken word events including a Storytelling Takeover at Carriageworks Theatre.
The Festival will use some of the most creative spaces in the city for its programme with a lineup that will see more than 30 events taking place over the 5 days of the Festival incorporating the rich mix of influences from the different partners all of whom have extensive experience of bringing literature events to the city.
Partner organisations include The Leeds Library, Leeds Libraries, Carriageworks Theatre, Chapel FM Arts Centre, The Leeds Big Bookend and Northern Short Story Festival, Headingley LitFest, Hyde Park Book Club, Milim, Leeds Minster, LCI and #foundfiction.
For information / if you’d like to get involved send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please follow us on Twitter @LeedsLit.
Venue address: Hyde Park Book Club, 27-29 Headingley Ln, Leeds LS6 1BL
Venue website: http://www.hydeparkbookclub.co.uk/
Venue phone number: 0113 274 9888