Blog

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.

BALTIC FOCUS: Pop Up Projects Illustration Exchange

| by Alexis Deacon

Illustrator Alexis Deacon talks about an international exchange of outstanding and emerging illustrators and comics artists across the UK, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

Baltic literature events in the UK | 8-15 April 2018

The three Baltic countries Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, are the Market Focus at London Book Fair in 2018 and we have prepared a feast of literary delights for you to get to know some Baltic writers

PODCAST: Galle Literary Festival Round up

| by Daisy Leitch

This British Council Literature podcast was recorded in Sri Lanka at the Fairway Galle Literary Festival in January 2018. Host Georgina Godwin spoke to Sebastian Faulks, Alexander McCall Smith, Shrabani Basu and many more writers and blogged about her experiences.