Keen to be part of the Sydney Writers’ Festival in 2024?

12 Oct 2023
Toby Walsh at the 2023 Sydney Writers Festival

Would you like to be part of next year’s Sydney Writers’ Festival? Expressions of interest are now open.

UNSW Sydney is the exclusive university partner and premier partner of the Sydney Writers’ Festival.

Programming is now underway for the 2024 Festival, and the UNSW Centre for Ideas wants to hear from UNSW academics and researchers who are keen to appear at the Festival. If you have a new or topical publication (book, article or essay) of interest to the public, use the expression of interest (EOI) form below. We also want to hear from academics and researchers who may wish to Chair an event.

The Sydney Writers’ Festival events will run between 20–26 May 2024.

To nominate yourself or someone else for the Festival, complete the EOI form.

Submissions close: Tuesday 31 October 2023, COB.

Please contact if you have any questions.


Photo: Scientia Professor Toby Walsh speaking at the 2023 Sydney Writers’ Festival. Photo credit: Maria Boyadgis.