Knysna Literary Festival 2014


The festival will be held from the 18th to the 23rd of March 2014 and will feature international best-selling Icelandic crime writer Yrsa Sigurðardóttir and a diverse selection of local authors including Jassy Mackenzie, author of Switch, Stanley Trollip, who is one half of writing duo Michael Stanley (Deadly Harvest), and John van de Ruit (Spud – Exit, Pursued by a Bear).

Highlights to look out for at the festival include investigative journalist Julian Rademeyer’s (Killing for Profit: Exposing the Illegal Rhino Horn Trade) discussion on whether there is hope to be found in Southern Africa’s rhino poaching crisis, a creative writing workshop with Sigurðardóttir, Mackenzie and Trollip, and a discussion with award winning author Karen Jayes (For the Mercy of Water).

View the 2014 Festival programme HERE

For bookings, click HERE

For a full list of 2014 authors, click HERE