Galle Literary Festival 2013 cancelled

The Galle Literary Festival (GLF) ,held each January for five consecutive years has been cancelled for 2013, the festival organizers announced.

This is the cancellation  notice posted on their official web site

“We wish to advise all friends of the Galle Literary Festival that following a number of unforeseeable cancellations, and given the rigid

time constraints in the organisation of a festival of this size and stature, we have decided to take a break for the Festival in 2013.”

“The Festival Team are currently working with our valued sponsors and partners towards creating a stimulating and inspirational

programme for GLF 2014.   We are planning a different format for the 2014 festival with an exciting list of authors.”

“We are sorry for any inconvenience caused but we very much hope you will be able to make the festival in 2014. The dates for the 2014 festival will be posted on the website shortly.”

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