The Hillingdon Literary Festival has been hosted by Brunel University London every October for four years. A free weekend of literary performances from internationally renowned authors, writing workshops, lively debates, industry masterclasses, a local anthology, and much more!

Hillingdon Literary Festival

Championing the very many diverse and creative voices of the London Borough of Hillingdon, and playing host to leading literary figures far and wide.


Simon Armitage  |  Amit Chaudhuri  |  Jonathan Coe  |    Suzi Feay  |  Xialou Guo  |  Tessa Hadley  |  Matt Haig  |  Shappi Khorsandi  |  Bernice L. McFadden  |  Deborah Moggach  |  Kate Mosse  |  Daljit Nagra  |   Irenosen Okojie  |  Geoffrey Robertson QC  |  Will Self   |  Iain Sinclair  |  John Sutherland  |  Alexander Waugh  |   Benjamin Zephaniah
and many more!



All enquiries and submissions can be sent to

Room 129, St John’s Building
Brunel University London

Festival Director – Professor Philip Tew
Festival Producer – Seb Jenner
Festival Administrator – Ada Kalu