A blog dedicated to news, reviews and thoughts on literary festivals around the world. Book Festivals, Readers Festivals, Writers Festivals, Literary Festivals, the names and forms are diverse. Disclosure: I served on the Steering Committee of the Singapore Writers Festival 2005. Enjoy!
Included are John Irving, Tom Wolfe and Jonathan Safran Foer, Buzz Aldrin, the presidential biographer David McCullough, E. L. Doctorow, Tom Clancy and Sandra Brown. R. W. Apple Jr., Thomas L. Friedman and David Brooks from the New York Times will appear as well. Festival is on September 4th. Johnny Apple is scheduled to be in Singapore at the Singapore Writers Festival on August 30th, so that is some kind of travelling!