A stellar line-up of over 300 writers, artists and thinkers from
around the globe come together from 14 to 30
August to share their ideas and stories for a changing
world. Some events will be online only and some will also be
in-person at the new festival site at the University of
Edinburgh's Edinburgh College of Art on Lauriston Place (as well as
Online events can be booked now and tickets for
socially-distanced in-person events will go on sale from midday on
22 July 2021.
Events include a programme of events
dedicated to all those interested in the business of the book
The Book Festival Bookshop will open its doors
again during this year's Festival and you'll find it located in the
beautiful Old Fire Station building at the new site on Lauriston
Place. The online bookshop is open 24/7 and will feature
titles from authors in the 2021 programme as well as Scottish
publishers. Selected authors will be offering book signings online
and in-person too.
For full details, see the Edinburgh
International Book Festival website.