Lincoln Book Festival: History at its Heart
Lincoln Book Festival connects audiences of all ages and interests with some of the UK’s best-loved historians and authors of historical fiction. Like the historic English cathedral city in which it is set, Lincoln Book Festival places history at its heart.
Festival events explore historical themes spanning ancient empires to contemporary culture though intimate talks, readings, discussions and Q&A’s with contributions from acclaimed writers, academics, cultural commentators and public figures.
Recent guest authors have included Michael Morpurgo, Tracy Borman, Marcus Chown, Janina Ramirez, Tom Holland, Susan Fletcher, Alison Weir, Diane Setterfield, and Melvin Burgess.
Lincoln Book Festival 2021
After the coronavirus pandemic disrupted last year’s festival, we’re aiming to deliver in-person author events again in 2021. Lincoln Book Festival 2021 is scheduled for the week commencing 11th October. See our festival programme page for the latest events or sign up for our regular e-newsletter.
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