Alternative Albion

Alternative Albion / Альтернативний Альбіон. Read about the British Council and Birmingham Literature Festival’s programme at Book Arsenal VII in Kyiv!

What We're Reading: April

| by Literature Team

Find out what the book-ish team here at the British Council have been reading this month!

First Monday Blog: Translation in the Margins

| by Deborah Smith

Translator Deborah Smith writes about founding a not-for-profit press on a mission to shake up contemporary international literature and makes the case for tilting the axis of world literature from the centre to the margins.


Announcing a new project, Outriders, developed by Edinburgh International Book Festival with the support of the British Council. Five writers from Scotland undertake five extraordinary journeys across the Americas.