19 - 28 March 2020

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York Poetry Prize Launched

In conjunction with YorkMix.com, we’re pleased to announce that York Literature Festival’s annual poetry competition is back for its eighth […]

More YLF2020 Events Sold Out

Tickets for events at YLF2020 are selling rapidly and a number have already sold out. Here’s those fully booked so […]

YLF Author Wins Top Award

Writer Milly Johnson, who is soon to visit York as part of YLF2020, has won the Romantic Novelists’ Association 2020 […]

Crime Writing Day

As part of YLF2020, at Kings Manor on Saturday 28 March we’re putting on a whole day devoted to the […]

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