How To Take Part

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.

The global brain for literature

The ILS is a two-way conversation and we want to include your voice.

There are many opportunities for getting more involved.

Download the participant starter pack


exciting writers and organisations from around the UK and book them for your events


new partnerships and creative collaborations


about new technologies, global literature and industry developments


for project funding contributions from the ILS


new work, funded by the ILS commissions fund


your expertise to the global literature community by creating a Connections piece

Be part of the conversation

We’re using the free group messaging system Slack to host a digital greenroom where you can debate, network and socialise with fellow professionals. Over 200 ILS participants have already joined the team.

All you need to do is request an invite and we’ll add you to the team. This will also automatically add you to the ILS newsletter.

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