Cambridge Literary Festival

Online events all year round championing the best in writing.

Book Club

Award-winning novelist, playwright, and screenwriter, Emma Donoghue, joins us to talk about her book, The Pull of the Stars, for our monthly book club.


How does an experienced writer approach memoir writing? Join acclaimed writer Kathryn Heyman to find out. 

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Watch and listen to our expanding archive of over 90 audio and video recordings from our previous festivals.

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Trust magazine
Trust magazine Baillie Gifford

Trust – award-winning non-fiction magazine from Baillie Gifford

Baillie Gifford are long-term supporters of the festival and dedicated supporters of UK literary events.

Trust is full of insightful articles about innovations that are transforming the way we live and work. Through features on pioneering companies and conversations with visionary authors, readers can find out first-hand about the sources of disruption in our fast-changing world. You can also access regular literary-related giveaways and exclusive author interviews.

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