The Hong Kong International Literary Festival

Off-Festival Events

Apart from the Literary Festival each autumn and the Young Readers Festival each spring, the Hong Kong International Literary Festival hosts off-festival events bringing writers from around the world together with local writers and readers for lectures, workshops, readings, literary lunches and dinners, and panel discussions.

Off-Festival Events at various places around Hong Kong are happening. Please see individual event listings for more information


Neville Sarony

Q.M. Zhang

Leigh Hobbs

Timothy Garton Ash



Xu Xi

Jason Ng

Peter Wood

Mary Jean Chan and Shannon Young



Kevin Kwan

Neville Sarony

Nicholas Wong

Peter Singer

Brooke Davis




Germaine Greer



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The 17th HKILF will take place from 3 - 12 November 2017.

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