The Hong Kong International Literary Festival

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Helping out with every aspect of festival planning, from office work to event coordination, our volunteers are often the first point of contact for the public and for our authors, and are a vital and valued part of our organisation. If you would like to volunteer, please email our Festival Director, Phillipa Milne, at


We are currently accepting summer internship applications (June to August 2018). Our interns are an important and valued part of our team, assisting with tasks ranging from editing to event coordination.

If you are a student or a recent graduate and are interested in becoming an intern at HKILF, please email your resume to


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