The Kenyon Review Literary Festival

Featuring Hilary Mantel

Each Autumn, in Gambier, Ohio, the Kenyon Review presents a multi-day celebration of literatureĀ featuring readings by local, national, and international authors, workshops, presentations, and more.


The Kenyon Review Award for Literary Achievement will be awarded to Hilary Mantel at a gala dinner in New York City on November 3rd. On November 5th, Mantel will travel to Gambier to present the Denham Sutcliffe Memorial Lecture. The weekend will also feature readings, lectures, discussions, writing workshops, and much more!

The Kenyon Review would like to thank the following organizations for their support:

Ariel Corporation, First-Knox National Bank, The Peoples Bank, Printing Arts Press, Mount Vernon News, Ohio Arts Council, Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County, Denham Sutcliffe Memorial Lecture Series, Kenyon College English Department, Kenyon College History Department, Kenyon College Bookstore, and Paragraphs Bookstore.

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