A Legacy of Learners

“The Festival was initiated by a strong desire to engage with the younger community, to allow their imagination to take flight through writing of short stories, poems and essays.”

Ling Dobson
Festival founder

Educational Bursaries

  • The Knysna Literary Festival over the years has been able to raise funds for children’s educational bursaries
  • 8 Students were fully funded at Knysna Primary School in 2019

If you would like to participate, contact sasha@knysnaliteraryfestival.co.za