The annual literary festival returns this October with a huge range of digital events, including headline guests Alex Wheatle, Alastair Campbell, Ann Cleeves, Anthony Anaxagorou, Brit Bennett, David Almond, DBC Pierre, Fatima Bhutto, Ian Rankin, Jenny Offill, Laura Bates and Richard Osman.
The programme has been announced for Durham Book Festival 2020, the North East’s largest literary festival. Free tickets are now available for a huge range of events to be streamed online at durhambookfestival.com.
Between 9 and 18 October 2020, writers, artists, and thinkers from across the world will take part in more than 50 events and activities online.
Durham Book Festival is commissioned by Durham County Council and produced by New Writing North, with funding from Durham University and Arts Council England and support from BBC Radio Newcastle.