What is it? A free, 7-hour extravaganza of 12 literary festivals around the globe, produced by Norway’s LitFestBergen.
Where will it take me? The route is as follows : Bergen, Norway – Perth, Australia – Shanghai, China – Bergen, Norway – Jaipur, India – Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Gaborone, Botswana – Cheltenham, UK – Paris, France – Poços de Caldas, Brazil – Budapest, Hungary – Toronto, Canada – Berkeley, USA
What will I see? Each literary festival will present its own program featuring local authors, as well as a dynamic video about each respective region and its literary and cultural scene. For the full lineup (including BABF’s contribution, a conversation with Greg Sarris!), click here!
How do I watch? The full program will run on our website for all to watch for free, starting on February 5, 2022 at 2 p.m. Norweigan time (yes, that’s 5 a.m. Pacific). Don’t want virtual jetlag? No worries: shortly after the live program concludes, the recording of the entire event, featuring all 12 festivals, will appear on our site for viewing