Workshop 7: Writing for Comedy

Workshop 7: Writing for Comedy Saturday 31 August Venue: Upstairs at The Jenny Lind Inn 10.00 to 17.00 Tickets £65, students £55, available below (limited numbers) Led by John Knowles John Knowles will lead a day-long workshop exploring comedy writing …

Workshop 8: Storytelling with Puppets

Workshop 8: Storytelling with Puppets. For children aged 10+ Sunday 1 September Venue: Jerwood Gallery Studio 10.00 to 17.00 Tickets £12, accompanying adult free, available below (limited numbers) Led by Theatre Rotto   Buy Tickets 12 tickets remaining. Children£12.00Accompanying adult£0.00 …

Workshop 6: Self Publishing

Workshop 6: Self Publishing Saturday 31 August Venue: Jerwood Gallery Studio 11.15 to 16.00 Tickets £20, available below (limited numbers) Led by G D Harper   Buy Tickets 25 tickets remaining. Adult£20.00 Add to Cart

Workshop 1: Writing Difference

Workshop 1: Writing Difference Friday 30 August Venue: Jerwood Gallery Studio 11.15 to 13.30 Tickets £20, available below (limited numbers) Led by Char March Want to create believable and authentic diversity in your writing, but not sure how to make …

Workshops

Workshops Details times and booking information will be posted shortly. Friday 30 August Workshop 1: Writing Difference with Char March Workshop 2: Preparing Your Novel for Submission – Hannah Sheppard Saturday 31 August Workshop 3: Writing Science Fiction – Simon Guerrier Workshop 4: …

Singlepage

Following on from this year’s focus on Writing for Writers, 2019’s theme will be difference and otherness. LITFEST 2019 WILL BE HERE SOONER THAN YOU THINK! Days Hours Workshops Learn techniques and trick from great writers Book Fair Booksellers and …

2019 Hastings Litfest

Hello all you book lovers!  Thanks once again for your continued support.  There is so much going on behind the scenes for the 2019 festival – In Other Words, and we’re bursting to tell you. We will announce very soon …

Festival Friends

Become a Friend of Hastings Litfest. Be part of our team. Festival Friends are individuals (or couples) who wish to support the Festival in a personal capacity. For a minimum contribution of £500 an individual or couple will be supporting …

2018 Winners

In 2018 we ran three competitions. Novel The winner of the Hastings LitFest and Crooked Cat Publishing Crime Novel Competition was Dakota Canon for The Unmaking of Eden. The novel follows two sisters, Eden and Hope, as they escape from …

Posters to Download

Here are images of many of our colourful flyers and posters for you to download and post on Social Media (please!).   

Anna Page

My musical career began in 1996, as founder and singer/songwriter for all-girl band Deluxor. Our first four-song tape won Demo Of The Month in Making Music Magazine: “Vocalist Anna Page has a fey, Tanya Donelly type approach to singing, juxtaposed with aggressive lines …