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Adam’s Literary Festival Blog – 3: The Hub’s Up!

With the beginning of the festival in touching distance this is the perfect time to discuss what’s happening over the coming days. First, a sort of inflatable igloo that has sprung up by the Market is attracting a lot of … Continue reading

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The Hub is up and the Festival begins tomorrow!

The Guernsey Literary Festival begins tomorrow morning, Thursday 12th May, and the main venue, the Barclay’s Wealth Hub is now up on the St Peter Port Market Terrace. Check out photos of the Hub on the Guernsey Literary Festival Facebook … Continue reading

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Adam’s Literary Festival blog – 2: Competition

As brevity is traditionally the soul of wit, twitter could nowadays be the essence of literature. Inspired by the social networking site, we’re seeking concisely written prose and poetry for a competition that will be judged during the festival. If … Continue reading

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Adam’s Literary Festival blog – 1

Over the course of the Guernsey Literary Festival guest blogger Adam Clayton will be keeping us updated on the festival: “The festival may not have started yet, but we are getting impatient. There is good reason to be charged up. … Continue reading

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Find your way around the Guernsey Literary Festival

The Guernsey Literary Festival is taking place at venues around the island. The programme is now available to pick up for free from the greenhouse in the Guernsey Information Centre and will be available on the Guernsey Arts Commission stand … Continue reading

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Programmes now available for Guernsey Literary Festival

The first ever Guernsey Literary Festival gets underway on Thursday 12th May. Programmes are now available from the greenhouse at the Guernsey Information Centre and will soon be at various other locations around the island as well. Highlights of the … Continue reading

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We’ve Got It Covered Launch night

Last Thursday evening 100 people attended the launch of the We’ve Got It Covered exhibition in the greenhouse. Joanna Littlejohns, the Guernsey Arts Commission’s Head of Arts Development reflected on the opening: “We’ve Got It Covered is the seventh exhibition … Continue reading

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Events announced at the Barclays Wealth ‘Luna’

As the first Guernsey Literary Festival approaches a series of informal events focussing on local writers have been announced to take place at the Barclays Wealth Luna – a special open air arena on the Market Terrace. The Luna will … Continue reading

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We’ve Got It Covered in the greenhouse

We’ve Got It Covered, the next exhibition in the greenhouse, opens to the public on Friday 15th April. The exhibition, which continues the Design Matters series, allows you to explore the different dust jacket designs for the internationally succesful book … Continue reading

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Guernsey Literary Festival Needs You!

Do you want to play a key part in Guernsey’s very first Literary Festival? Then why not sign up as a Festival Volunteer and help us in the run up to, and at, the festival between the 12 -15th May … Continue reading

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