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Why Brittany’s Etonnants Voyageurs is France’s Top World Lit Event


Five years on Brittany’s Etonnants Voyageurs, has joined the World Alliance partnership of literary festivals, and is promoting translation and rights sales.

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Gaza or Bust: Palestine Festival of Literature Perseveres

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The 5th Palestine Festival of Literature takes place this weekend, and has overcome challenges to put together one of the most ambitious programs yet.

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Reborn Haiti Lit Fest Promises Post-Quake Reading Revival


Literary Festival Etonnants Voyageurs Haiti — “Astonishing Travelers Haiti” — will bring 40 authors to the island for the first time since the 2010 earthquake.

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UK Lit Festivals Defy “The Death of the Print Book” Phenomenon

Ticket sales to UK literary festivals are on the rise, and more niche books and authors get time in the spotlight. By Alex Hippisley-Cox The […]

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How Can Book Festivals Integrate E-books Into Their Events?

What are the “best practices” for book festivals to work with e-books? By Edward Nawotka It’s summer (in the northern hemisphere) and winter (in the […]

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Do Literary Festivals Offer Sufficient ROI for Authors and Publishers?

Literary festivals are increasingly popular, but the effort and expense involved in sending an author to appear at one might never pay off. By Edward […]

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