Galle Literary Festival (Mid Jan - End Jan)
A gathering of hundreds of international and local authors, dramatists, poets, historians and architects from around the country assemble in Galle, which is situated in the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka for the ‘Galle International Literary Festival’.

The festival features book reviews, film evenings, literary launches and poetry critiques and a host of other exciting events. The festival brings together a cross-section of some of the best creative talent from the world. Many local and international writers such as Thomas Keneally, Germaine Greer, Pico Iyer, Edna O`Brien, Romesh Gunesekera, V.V. Ganeshananthan, MJ Akbar, Giles Milton, Moses Isegawa, Michael Morpurgo will participate in this years festival.