Chipping Campden Literature Festival 2024

A variety of talks taking place between 6th - 11th May, discussing the beauty of books and celebrating the joy of reading.

Chipping Campden Literature Festival in partnership with Chipping Campden School was first staged in 2010 with some of the most popular voices in contemporary fiction. By offering a variety of entertaining and informative live events, the aim is to celebrate the art of writing, the joy of reading, the beauty of books and sharing of ideas.

Monday 6th May

10:30am You May Never See Us Again: Jane Martinson

12pm The China Nexus & Freezing Order: Benedict Rogers & Bill Browder

2pm International Departures: Devika Singh

3:30pm Death in Malta: Pau Caruana Galizia

5pm The Full English: Stuart Maconie

6:30pm The Lady in No 6 (Film)

7:30pm Hitler, Stalin, Mum & Dad: Daniel Finkelstein

Tuesday 7th May

6pm Hardy Women: Paula Byrne & actors David & Ali Troughton

8:30pm Not That I'm Bitter: Helen Lederer

Wednesday 8th May

7pm Thunderclap: Laura Cumming

8:30pm Show Me The Bodies: Peter Apps & Grenfell: in the words of survivor Gillian Slovo

Thursday 9th May

7pm 3 Shades of Blue: James Kaplan & The Nik Payton Sextet

Friday 10th May

12pm How AI Ate The World: Chris Stokel Walker

6pm Birnam Wood: Eleanor Catton

7:30pm An Evening with Noel Coward- Masquerade: Oliver Soden & Cabaret from Martin Prendergast

Saturday 11th May

10:30am The Last Drop: Tim Smedley

12pm Turning Over The Pebbles: Mike Brearley

2pm The Gardener of Lashkar Gah: Larisa Brown

3:30pm Downward Spiral: John Bowers KC

5pm Mary I, Queen of Sorrows: Alison Weir

7:30pm Reverie: Lucy Parham & Sir Simon Russell Beale

Mon 6th - Sat 11th May 2024