ubud writers & readers festival 2018

Southeast Asia's leading festival of words and ideas celebrates its 15th year.

date Oct 24-28, 2018

date Various Venues

Now in its 15th year, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival has evolved into one of the world’s most celebrated literary and artistic events; an annual pilgrimage for lovers of literature and conversation.

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Southeast Asia's leading festival of words and ideas will return this year on October 24 to 28. To celebrate this milestone, the festival has revealed a stellar lineup of authors, journalists, artists and activists from 30 countries. Often described as a human rights festival under the guise of a literary event, the festival promises a world of stories, ideas and solutions at a time when amplifying diverse voices and rarely-heard perspectives is more critical than ever.

To see the full lineup and to purchase your tickets, visit the official website.