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Lancaster Words Festival

Lancaster Words is a biannual festival which celebrates the written and spoken word.

The Lancaster Words festival is a three-day celebration of the written and spoken word run by the Department of English Literature and Creative Writing at Lancaster University. The festival launched in 2017, and ran for the second time in 2019. It has featured appearances by writers and artists such as Yvonne Battle-Felton, Zaffar Kunial, Lenni Sanders, PJ Harvey, Paul Muldoon and Cat Woodward. The event comprises a series of largely free readings, discussions and workshops in the centre of Lancaster. If you have any questions about Lancaster Words then please email Lancaster Words.