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Connections

Join the global conversation - we want you to shape the discussion and help us explore the practical, artistic and conceptual core of literature.

This month we are exploring translation. For literature to thrive globally, is translation the most important work of all?

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CURRENT CONNECTION

Translation

Fiction

Graphic Novels

Non Fiction

Performance

Poetry

Literature
Organisations

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The Reader

Connect, Realise, Change - Building The Reading Revolution through Shared Reading

UK region

North West - England

FORMS WORKED WITH

Cross-artform Genre fiction Graphic novels Literary fiction Performance Poetry

Wales Literature Exchange / Cyfnewidfa Lên Cymru

Translating Wales, Reading the World / Cyfieithu Cymru, Darllen y Byd

Wigtown Festival Company

Book festival and literature development organisation based in Scotland's Booktown

Writing West Midlands

Bringing together New Writers, New Writing and New Readers

Tŷ Newydd Writing Centre

Residential creative writing courses to develop writers in Wales and beyond

HOW TO TAKE PART

Calling all literature professionals

Through this showcase you’ll discover new writers and organisations, encounter new approaches to literature and take part in industry discussions.

Join our growing community of writers, organisations and professionals. We’ll send you weekly updates with fascinating articles, new writing and a focus on showcased writers and organisations.

Exciting opportunities

Discover new writers and organistions, form new partnerships, learn about industry developments, apply for funding, create newly commissioned work and contribute your expertise to the project.

You can even enter our digital greenroom where you can connect with fellow professionals for free using Slack. Over 200 ILS participants have already joined the team.

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