Dinah Jefferies was suddenly taken ill on Wednesday January 4th evening. In her keen desire to attend the Festival, she held off canceling in the hopes her doctors would still permit her to travel because she really wanted to attend the Festival and also visit Sri Lanka. Unfortunately, by Thursday night, her doctors, after careful […]
With less than a week to go before opening night, the Fairway Galle Literary Festival is excited to announce some last minute additions to it”s programme … N. Ram, Chairman and Publisher of The Hindu group of newspapers will be giving a talk titled Free Speech Deficits which will be a reflection on the fraught […]
Happy New Year Everyone! On behalf of us all at the Fairway Galle Literary Festival, we wish you and your loved-ones a very happy, safe, healthy and prosperous 2017. Festival Announcements Regrettable Cancelations: The Fairway Galle Literary Festival announces with regret that Margaret Drabble will not be attending the Festival due to pressing personal issues. Ms. […]
The fastest selling book series in the history of Indian publishing. Amish Tripathi, is a best selling Indian author, known for his novels ‘The Immortals of Meluha’, ‘The Secret of the Nagas’ and ‘The Oath of the Vayuputras’. The three books collectively comprise the ‘Shiva Trilogy’, a mythical fantasy based on Lord Shiva. A chance […]
The Secrets of Authentic Chinese Cuisine Learn the secrets of authentic Chinese Cuisine from award-winning chef and food author Fuchsia Dunlop, considered one of the worlds great experts on authentic Chinese Cuisine. Ever wanted to be able to make authentic tasting Chinese dishes like these … yourself? Here’s your chance … Don’t miss out on this hands-on […]
2017 MAS Children’s Literary Programme will take place on January 14th and 15th 2017 at the Fairway Galle Literary Festival.