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Enjoy the world’s great thinkers and writers on film and audio

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An annual subscription to Hay Player allows you to play as much audio and film as you like.

Hay Player contains thousands of audio and film recordings from Hay Festival. Each year hundreds of new events from Hay Festivals around the world give you front row access to the world’s great writers and artists.

Hay Festival is committed to increasing open digital access to culture, ideas, literature and the arts. Subscriptions to the Hay Player help support, maintain and sustain this service and provide access to Hay Festival events from across the globe.

Maya Angelou, Muriel Spark, Stephen Hawking, Judi Dench, Tony Benn, Christopher Hitchens, Jacqueline Wilson, Margaret Atwood, Harold Pinter, Rose Tremain, Doris Lessing, Philip Pullman, Bill Bryson and Toni Morrison are just some of the writers you can listen to or watch on Hay Player.

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Hay Player Annual Subscription