Cariblit is a new resource for writers and publishers in the Caribbean. It aims to strengthen the publishing sector and to recognise the literary talent and industry of the region. The initiative facilitates engagement between professionals in the region and those in the UK.
The 2013 Market Focus Cultural Programme brought the best in contemporary Turkish writing and publishing to the UK, giving UK audiences a rare opportunity to meet and interact with Turkish writers.
The British Council Literature Seminar has brought new literary voices from the UK to a specialist audience in Germany for more than 25 years.
Before they were household names, they were Granta Best of Young British Novelists. On 15 April 2013, Granta will announce its once-a-decade selection of the twenty best British novelists aged under forty.
For the second time ever the British Council will hold an international literature festival in Iraq, in partnership with various Iraqi institutions.