Word for Word National Non-Fiction Festival

The Word for Word National Non-Fiction Festival is back from 20-22 November 2020, showcasing Australia’s brightest writers and thinkers. This year’s Word for Word Festival will be presented as an entirely Online Program, and the fitting theme for this tumultuous year is: Life, Changing.

The line-up for the seventh annual Word for Word National Non-Fiction Festival features big names including former Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove, Robert Dessaix, Meg Keneally, John Wood, Heather Morris, Jean Kittson, Virginia Trioli, Louise Milligan and many more appearing in the online festival over three days.

Australia’s only non-fiction writing festival, Word for Word is a unique annual literary event showcasing non-fiction writing in all its many facets and forms with world-renowned writers, dynamic panel discussions and “in conversation” sessions.

Please find the full program attached or visit www.wordforwordfestival.com.au for bookings. 


Daily from 20 November 2020 to 22 November 2020

Upcoming dates

20 November 2020

21 November 2020

22 November 2020


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Word for Word Festival Administration

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (03) 4201 0500

Associated organisation: Geelong Regional Library Corporation

Website: http://www.wordforwordfestival.com.au/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WordforWordFestival/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/wordforwordfest?lang=en


Page last updated: Friday, 2 October 2020