Founded in 2003, Cambridge Literary Festival is a staple of the city’s cultural calendar. Every Spring and Winter we invite you to join us in venues in the city's historic centre to engage with the newest fiction, cutting edge commentary and science, children's events and lots more.
The next festival will take place on Sunday 29 November.
Caine prize for African writing: shortlistees' inspirations
Ben Fergusson wins the Betty Trask award with his 'grittily evocative' debut novel The Spring of Kasper Meier http://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/jun/26/betty-trask-award-ben-fergussons-debut-novel
Are we in a Golden Age for children's literature? From children's books, "....a child receives an idea of how the world could or should be. They are the first real visual and literary culture that an unformed person receives, and this is one reason why we tend to remember children's books as our favourites." - Amanda Craig http://preview.tinyurl.com/neo3a4g