Georgetown Literary Festival 2014 is one of the many state-sponsored arts festivals held in Penang, Malaysia. The festival provides a platform for Malaysian writers to conduct dialogue, performances, book launches and much more.
Here are the details for this year’s festival:
There are many types of activities planned for the festival, such as:
- Panel discussions
- Film screenings
Malaysian writers that are confirmed to be at the event include Amir Muhammad, Shivani Sivagurunathan, Rozlan Mohd. Noor, Bernice Chauly. International speakers that are scheduled to make appearances include Susan Barker (UK), Miguel Syjuco (Philippines/Canada), Leila Schudori (Indonesia), Brian Stoddart (Australia).