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Literature Festival at Sea 2023


Intellectual Pursuits - Literature

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About this Cruise

Find yourself absorbed in a true literary haven, surrounded by fellow book lovers on board the 2023 Literature Festival at Sea. This event, curated by the programming team of The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival, sees authors, poets, journalists, critics, and historians unite, bringing the spirit of the Festival to your voyage.

Take your Cunard voyage to new heights thanks to this seven-day program of inspiring events designed to celebrate the written word in all its variety. Guests include bestselling authors Lynda La Plante, Kate Mosse and Anthony Beevor; journalists Julia Wheeler, Daniel Finkelstein and Alex Clark; literary agent Luigi Bonomi; and former Home Secretary and author Alan Johnson, to name just a few. Start your morning with a daily dose of the news from The Times journalists, before losing yourself in thought-provoking conversation at workshops, Q&A sessions, and speaker events that cover all manner of subjects, both fact and fiction. Listen as literary greats discuss books, art, film, history, and politics, and meet your favorite writers at intimate book signings. Find bookish delights around every corner on this voyage that promises to both elevate and inspire.

Sail Date(s):

Monday, Nov 20, 2023





Cruise Line:

Cunard Line

Cruise Ship:

Queen Mary 2

Cruise Type:

Cruise Line Sponsored

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