2016 Penzance Literary Festival

July 6–9, 2016

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Going Underground

2016 Penzance Literary Festival: July 6-9

Full programme and tickets available from 1st June

Headliners for 2016 include Rachel Joyce, Patrick Barkham, Gavin Knight, Colin Taylor (Scilly Sergeant) and many, many more.

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Tickets on sale June 1 :: Rachel Joyce :: Scilly Sergeant :: Patrick Barkham :: Tickets on sale June 1 :: Publishing Day :: Gavin Joyce :: Andrew Miller :: Tickets on sale June 1 :: Bookshop Band :: Big LitFest Quiz :: And much much more...

Authors for 2016

We have a packed programme developing for the 2016 Penzance Literary Festival. Here is a small selection of our headliners for this year.


For aspiring, new and established writers

A collection of inspiring talks to grow your potential

Schedule coming soon