Classic tip by Laurent Binet


Every week one of our ILFU 2016 authors will give you their personal classic tip. Which classic novel is a must read? Laurent Binet argues it’s The Master and Margarita.

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Winter reading tips by our ILFU 2016 selection authors


With the holidays just around the corner the questions rises: which books do I put on my wish list? And: which book would be a good gift? Our ILFU 2016 authors will make your choice easier with their classic tip.

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Relive ILFU 2016 with the aftermovie!

‘Either I’m too dumb to understand and it’s me, or it is bullshit’, proclaimed Laurent Binet during ‪#‎ilfu16‬. For two days writers from all over the world spoke about the power of the novel. Return to this wonderful event in the monumental Post Office one more time with the after movie by EditieM!

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ILFU 2016 in retrospect


This was International Literature Festival Utrecht 2016! On Friday April 22nd and Saturday April 23rd the Post Office Neude was the literary heart of the Netherlands.

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ILFU 2016 timetable now online!


The programme of International Literature Festival (ILFU) is now completed. With appearances from PJ Harvey, Connie Palmen, Zia Haider Rahman and Reif Larsen this weekend is going to be the literary peak of the year. And with every festival comes a timetable!

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Laurent Binet

The Seventh Function of Language


Nell Zink



Jonathan Coe

Number 11


Reif Larsen

I Am Radar


Connie Palmen

Jij zegt het


Zia Haider Rahman

In the Light Of What We Know

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