The Hillingdon Literary Festival is a free weekend of author sessions, debates, masterclasses and festival fun held every October on campus at Brunel University London. It is open and accessible to everyone in the wider community, with a mission of championing the current literary environment and the people of our brilliant Borough.

In just two years we have welcomed the following fantastic authors to our theatre venue :

Matthew de Abaitua   |   Rachael Ball  |  Ros Barber  |  Laura Barnett  |  Valerie Brandes  |  Fergus Byrne  |  Amit Chaudhuri  |  Andy Conway  |  Lewis Dartnell  |  Caroline Edwards  |  Suzi Feay  |  Emma Filtness  |  Thomas Glave  |  Vesna Goldsworthy  |  Victor Gregg  |  Xialou Guo  |  Matt Haig  |  Antonia Honeywell  |  Rachel Hore  |  Barbara Lorna Hudson  |  Greg Jenner  |   Akram Khan  |  Shappi Khorsandi  |  Max Kinnings  |  Jay Kleinberg  |  John Lahr  |  Bill Leahy  |  F.D. Lee  |  Frazer Lee  |  Sam Leith  |  Ken Livingstone  |  Sharon Lockyer  |  Nick Makoha  |  Bernice L. McFadden  |  Deborah Moggach  |  Ann Morgan  |  Kate Mosse  |  Courttia Newland  |  Dany Nobus  |  Irenosen Okojie  |  Julian Petley  |  Natasha Pulley  |  Geoffrey Robertson QC  |  Liesel Schwarz  |  Will Self  |  Samantha Shannon  |  Nicola Streeten  |  Rick Stroud  |  John Sutherland  |  Matt Thorne  |  Alexander Waugh  |  Amanda White  |  Julie Wilkinson  |  Naomi Wood  |  Benjamin Zephaniah

Click the image below to see photos from HiLF 2016

Hillingdon Literary Festival 2016

Stay tuned for announcements about HiLF 2017