Imagine the World

Hay Festival Querétaro 2016 will take place from 1-4 September 2016. Tickets are now on sale

Designed as a festival of ideas for all, the event consists of a programme of talks, debates, conferences, lectures, plays, film screenings, concerts and workshops with more than 100 guests from 17 countries. Highlights sessions with writers as JMG Le Clézio (Nobel Price in Literature 2008), Elena Poniatowska, Juan José Millás, Nélida Piñon, Eduardo Sacheri, Cees Nooteboom, Martín Caparrós  and Nell Leyshon; cinema actors as Jorge Perugorría and Leonardo Sbaraglia; Human Rights personalities as Ahmed Galai (Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet, Nobel Peace Price 2015) y Luis Moreno Ocampo; journalists as Carmen Aristegui, Diego Enrique Osorno, David Dufresnes and Sanjuana Martínez; Science as Pere Estupinyá; and shows with The Suffers, Marwan and Jis y Trino.

Hay Festival also includes a programme for kids and teenagers, with the booktubers Valeria Hernández  and Alberto Villarreal; Javier Ruescas, Benito Taibo, Wonder Ponder and Juan Gedovious.

Hay Festival Queretaro

FROM THE HAY FESTIVAL QUERÉTARO WE PROMOTE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND EDUCATION. Literature, visual arts, cinema, music, geopolitics, journalism, the environment... all go together with dialogue and celebration.

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2016 highlights

  • JMG Le Clézio
  • Ahmed Galai
  • Elena Poniatowska
  • Juan José Millás
  • Nélida Piñon
  • Eduardo Sacheri
  • Leonardo Sbaraglia
  • Cees Nooteboom
  • Nell Leyshon
  • Jorge Perugorría
  • Luis Moreno Ocampo
  • Martín Caparrós
  • Carmen Aristegui
  • Diego Enrique Osorno
  • David Dufresnes
  • Sanjuana Martínez
  • Jis y Trino
  • Benito Taibo
  • Juan Gedovious