The North Carolina Literary Festival is free and open to the public, thanks to the generosity of foundations, corporate sponsors, and individuals, whose donations help to underwrite Festival expenses. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the North Carolina Literary Festival using the link below. Put YOUR NAME in the Company Name and Contact Name fields, NC Literary Festival in the Payment Purpose Field, Jason Jefferies in the NCSU Contact Name field.


Donate here


We’d like to thank the following partners for their support of the festival:

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries
  • Duke Libraries
  • NCCU Libraries

This program is also supported by grant funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the federal Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

For questions about the Festival, contact Project Coordinator Jason Jefferies at More information about the Festival will be posted as it becomes available.