Wolverhampton Literature Festival


Wolverhampton Literature Festival returned for its fifth year in February 2021. Hosted by City of Wolverhampton Council the festival aimed to amplify the voice of authors, poets, writers, storytellers, puppeteers, podcasters, vloggers, publishers across the UK. Celebrating our creative communities living and from the Black Country and further.

The festival always looks to provide something for everyone! Through an outstanding program of events we continue to re-light Wolverhampton through the power of literature.

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Wolverhampton Literature Festival


We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help the festival to continue to grow and deliver an exciting programme of literary events across the city.

Some examples of roles will include event stewards, information stewards, runners and technical support.

Wolverhampton Literature Festival


With thanks… The festival has been made possible by generous contributions from artists and local businesses and celebrates the creativity of our city. We are very grateful for the support of Arts Council and our other partners, the Express & Star and the University of Wolverhampton in bringing the festival to fruition.