Literature

MLF: Cities Untold at International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Also part of this season

literature MLF: Simon Armitage
Manchester Central Library | 15 October 2023

At MLF23, Simon Armitage discusses his love of language, compositions and his collaborations with musicians.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: George Monbiot in Conversation
HOME | 16 October 2023

One of our most fearless voices on nature, climate change and the environment, George Monbiot visits Manchester Literature Festival.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Karl Ove Knausgaard in Conversation
Manchester Central Library | 17 October 2023

Karl Ove Knausgaard makes his Manchester Literature Festival debut to discuss his dazzling new novel The Wolves of Eternity.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Decolonising My Body with Afua Hirsch
Manchester Central Library | 18 October 2023

Decolonising My Body with Afua Hirsch looks at ideas of how notions of beauty are constructed and stripped away.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Lisa Nandy
Manchester Central Library | 19 October 2023

Lisa Nandy sets out a way in which we can turn around the global changes, political divisions and economic crises that have rocked the UK.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Doon Mackichan in Conversation
Manchester Central Library | 20 November 2023

British actor, comedian and writer Doon Mackichan joins MLF to launch her memoir, My Lady Parts: A Life Fighting Stereotypes.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Monica Heisey & Sheena Patel
Manchester Central Library | 20 October 2023

Monica Heisey & Sheena Patel discuss their debut novels, strong women characters and the perils of modern love and relationships.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Jeanette Winterson
HOME | 22 October 2023

One of our most prolific and inspiring storytellers, Jeanette Winterson returns to MLF to launch her new book, Night Side of the River: Ghost Stories.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Jeremy Deller
HOME | 22 October 2023

Jeremy Deller talks about the power of imagination, creativity, collaboration, Manchester and his joyful book Art is Magic.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

literature MLF: Thurston Moore in Conversation
Manchester Central Library | 17 November 2023

A founding member of Sonic Youth, Thurston Moore discusses his journey to becoming one of the most influential musicians of his generation.

Part of Manchester Literature Festival

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