Faclan: the Hebridean Book Festival is one of An Lanntair’s flagship cultural events. Each autumn it draws audiences and top-level authors and performers from all across the UK.

Faclan 2019 will run from Wednesday 30 October to Saturday 2 November. The full programme will be announced at the beginning of September, with our first festival guests expected to be confirmed at the end of June.

A limited number of Early Bird Festival Passes are now on sale for a special price of just £50. BOOK HERE.

Writers who have appeared at Faclan since it was founded in 2006 include Sir Christopher Frayling, Kathryn Mannix, Peter May (above right), Alex Boyd, Louise Welsh, Hollie McNish (above left), Madeleine Bunting, Richard Dawkins, Philip Hoare, Jackie Kay, Helen Macdonald, Robert Macfarlane, Henry Marsh, Jonathan Meades, Jon Ronson and Doug Scott.

The festival is curated each year by An Lanntair’s Head of Visual Arts and Literature, Roddy Murray.

You can read about previous Faclan programmes here.