12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


King's Chapel
Main Street, Gibraltar , Gibraltar

Joanne Harris, Ben Okri and The Bookshop Band chaired by Paul Blezard

Joanne and Booker Prize-winning novelist Ben Okri are joined by the popular Bookshop Band for a session on storytelling in word and in song. Joanne will tell stories with Icelandic, Scandinavian, French and Celtic origins while Ben will draw on the myths and beliefs of his African heritage. There will be musical accompaniment from The Bookshop Band, including folk songs and a song specially written for Joanne.

Discussions will be chaired by author and journalist Paul Blezard.

Venue: King’s Chapel, Gibraltar

Tickets: £10.00 or £7.00 for senior citizens, students and those aged 18 and under and are on sale, from box office at the main Tourist Information Office at 4/5 Watergate House, Casemates Square, Gibraltar or via the website

The Festival runs from 14th to 16th November with lots of exciting events and fantastic speakers. Have a look at the festival website to see just what is happening and when