Welcome to the home page of BC Illuminates, Bellevue College’s new free festival of Literature, Creativity, and Technology. This year we are excited to host some of the states greatest poets, writers, virtual reality creators, and game show contestants!

Student Volunteers Needed

We are looking for student volunteers to help during the event. Your friends and family are welcome, please like us on Facebook.

Highlighted Speakers and Performers

Here are some of our highlighted speakers and performers: Belletrist: The literary journal of Bellevue College, presents a discussion that examines the growth of online publications and provides insight for writers looking to gain a toehold. In recent months major print literary magazines have shuttered their doors completely (GlimmerTrain, Tin House) or abandoned their print ...more about Highlighted Speakers and Performers