These blog posts offer an insight into some of the projects that we’ve supported and how the British Council works with literature, including interviews with writers, diaries from international visits, and reflections on completed or on-going projects. The opinions expressed in the blog are those of the authors.

A Guadalajara Diary: Philip Hoare

| by Philip Hoare

A photo diary from Philip Hoare - author of Leviathan or, The Whale and The Sea Inside - from his time in Mexico with the British Council

Caroline Wyatt: reportage in war

| by Caroline Wyatt

Caroline Wyatt reflects on the role of reportage in making sense of the human experience of war

Owen Sheers: war poetry

| by Owen Sheers

Owen Sheers reflects on war poetry in this thought piece