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♫ LET YOUR SOUL AND SPIRIT FLY ♫ NEW ‘EARLY BIRD’ EVENTS RELEASED

♫ LET YOUR SOUL AND SPIRIT FLY ♫ NEW ‘EARLY BIRD’ EVENTS RELEASED
Hay Festival Wales has today announced six more 'early bird' events for its 33rd edition, 21-31 May 2020, including Van Morrison, Caro Emerald, Kate Rusby, Aled Jones and Russell Watson, Sandi Toksvig and Stephen Fry...

Hay Festival Querétaro confirmed for 2020

Hay Festival Querétaro confirmed for 2020

During Hay Festival Cartagena de Indias in Colombia, representatives from the Municipality of Querétaro and Hay Festival gathered to renew the collaboration agreement for Hay Festival Querétaro, 3-6 September 2020...

OUR FEBRUARY BOOK OF THE MONTH IS...

OUR FEBRUARY BOOK OF THE MONTH IS...
The Accidental by Ali Smith is Hay Festival Book of the Month for February, a beguiling page-turner about the ways 'chance encounters' can irrevocably transform our understanding of ourselves...

SCRIBBLERS TOUR OPENS CREATIVE JOURNEY FOR NEWPORT ADULTS

SCRIBBLERS TOUR OPENS CREATIVE JOURNEY FOR  NEWPORT ADULTS

Hay Festival will host a free “flash fiction” session for adults at the University of South Wales’ Newport campus on Friday 7 February, running alongside the planned Hay Festival Scribblers Tour activities for local Year 7 and Year 8 pupils...

مهرجان "هاي أبوظبي" يكشف النقاب عن برنامج دورته الافتتاحية في دولة الإمارات

مهرجان هاي أبوظبي يكشف النقاب عن برنامج دورته الافتتاحية في دولة الإمارات
 أعلنت اللجنة المنظّمة لـ "مهرجان هاي" اليوم عن برنامج فعاليات وأحداث الدورة الأولى من المهرجان المقرر تنظيمه في العاصمة الإماراتية أبوظبي خلال الفترة 25 – 28 فبراير 2020، بدعم من وزارة التسامح في دولة الإمارات، بمشاركة مجموعة بارزة من الحائزين على الجوائز من الكتّاب والصحفيين والمؤرخين وصنّاع الأفلام والفنانين خلال برنامج حافل من الطراز العالمي تتخلله نحو 100 فعالية على مدار أربعة أيام 

Hay Festival Abu Dhabi 2020 Programme unveiled

Hay Festival Abu Dhabi 2020 Programme unveiled
Hay Festival has today announced the line-up for the first edition of Hay Festival Abu Dhabi (25-28 February 2020)...

Hay Festival y NERC lanzan "Glaciar Shallap – O la triste historia de un glaciar moribundo"

Hay Festival y NERC lanzan Glaciar Shallap  – O la triste historia de un glaciar moribundo

El Hay Festival y el Consejo de Investigación del Medio Ambiente Natural del Reino Unido (NERC, una parte de UK Research and Innovation) han presentado hoy Glacier Shallap, o la triste historia de un glaciar moribundo, un cortometraje de la escritora y actriz Erika Stockholm, basado en el trabajo de la profesora del Instituto Cabot, Jemma Wadham, y su equipo de expertos en glaciología en los Altos Andes.

HAY FESTIVAL AND NERC LAUNCH 'GLACIER SHALLAP' FILM

HAY FESTIVAL AND NERC LAUNCH  'GLACIER SHALLAP' FILM

Hay Festival and the UK’s Natural Environment Research Council (NERC, a part of UK Research and Innovation) have today unveiled Glacier Shallap – Or the Sad Tale of a Dying Glacier, the latest piece in the Trans.MISSION II series...

Hay Festival previews activism-themed 2020 programme

Hay Festival previews activism-themed 2020 programme
Hay Festival Wales has today announced eight 'earlybird' events for its 33rd edition, 21-31 May 2020, previewing a programme covering great works of fiction, activism and world music, along with a new Shakespeare’s Globe partnership...

Our December Book of the Month is...

Our December Book of the Month is...
The Mabinogi by Matthew Francis is Hay Festival Book of the Month for December, a collection of prose tales of war and enchantment, adventure and romance...

Schools strike at Winter Weekend

Schools strike at Winter Weekend

Activists Rosa Lynas (12), Tara Fox (12) and Grace Kerr Robertson (13) marked the global climate strike at Winter Weekend today alongside writers Jackie Morris and Nicola Davies...

The Five named Hay Festival Book of the Year 2019

The Five named Hay Festival Book of the Year 2019

The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold has been named Hay Festival Book of the Year 2019 at the opening of Hay Festival Winter Weekend today...

Chloe Aridjis and Daniel Saldaña Paris win Writer’s Award

Chloe Aridjis and Daniel Saldaña Paris win Writer’s Award

Chloe Aridjis and Daniel Saldaña Paris have been named winners of the 2020 Eccles Centre & Hay Festival Writer’s Award

TRANS.MISSION II MERGES CLIMATE AND ART IN COLOMBIA

TRANS.MISSION II MERGES CLIMATE AND ART IN COLOMBIA
Hay Festival and the UK’s Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) have today unveiled the Colombian strand of their Trans.MISSION II collaboration, a global project pairing leading environmental researchers with award-winning storytellers...

Hay Festival Cartagena celebrates 15 years with most ambitious programme yet and new book

Hay Festival Cartagena celebrates 15 years with most ambitious programme yet and new book
Hay Festival Cartagena has today announced its 15th programme, 30 January-2 February 2020, with global literary stars, Nobel Prize-winners and internationally acclaimed performers leading a line-up that encompasses 140 speakers in 160 events over four days...

Honorary OBE for Hay Festival international director

Honorary OBE for Hay Festival international director
An Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal has been awarded to Hay Festival international director Cristina Fuentes La Roche by HM The Queen...

¡Ya ha comenzado el Hay Festival Arequipa 2019!

¡Ya ha comenzado el Hay Festival Arequipa 2019!
El Hay Festival Arequipa 2019 ha sido inaugurado hoy, en un concurrido acto celebrado en la Biblioteca Mario Vargas Llosa con la presencia de las autoridades, autores y medios de comunicación. El Hay Festival Arequipa se celebrará del 7 al 10 de noviembre, con una agenda repleta de eventos sobre literatura, ciencia, feminismo, periodismo, música y actualidad.

Hoy llega el Hay Festival a Moquegua

Hoy llega el Hay Festival a Moquegua

Moquegua vivirá por primera vez la magia del Hay Festival este miércoles 6 y jueves 7 de noviembre, con varios participantes que invitaron a todos los moqueguanos a imaginar el mundo. El patrocinio de AngloAmerican, y la colaboración del Gobierno Regional de Moquegua, la Municipalidad Provincial Mariscal Nieto y de los agentes culturales y medios de comunicación han hecho posible el Hay Forum Moquegua.

Revelada lista de preseleccionados para el Premio de Escritura Eccles

Revelada lista de preseleccionados para el Premio de Escritura Eccles

La Biblioteca Británica y el Hay Festival revelan la lista de preseleccionados para el Premio de Escritura del Centro Eccles & el Hay Festival 2020. La lista de ocho representantes contempla escritores de ambos lados del Atlántico y muestra una vibrante selección de narraciones latinoamericanas, tanto de ficción como de no-ficción.

Shortlist for £20,000 Eccles Centre & Hay Festival Writer’s Award revealed

Shortlist for £20,000 Eccles Centre & Hay Festival Writer’s Award revealed

The British Library and Hay Festival are delighted to reveal the shortlist for the 2020 Eccles Centre &Hay Festival Writer’s Award. The eight-strong list features writers from both sides of the Atlantic and showcases a vibrant selection of Latin American storytelling through both fiction and non-fiction...

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