Speeches and Talks

Michael Wright in conversation with author Tiffany Murray at Hay Festival 2011

Michael Wright in conversation with author Tiffany Murray at the Hay-on-Wye Literary Festival 2011

Michael Wright has given highly-acclaimed talks about his life and work at literary festivals throughout Britain, including the Hay-on-Wye Literary Festival, Cheltenham Festival of Literature, Ways with Words, Yellow-Lighted Book Festival, Sherborne Abbey Festival and the France Show.

He is available for public-speaking engagements in English or French, by special request.

Here, in a short video (3 1/2 mins) following a sell-out talk at Ways with Words in Dartington and badly in need of a haircut, he discusses what types of books interest him, and the quest for emotional honesty in his own writing: