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.

PODCAST: Hay Festival 2018

| by Eleanor Turney

Listen to Georgina Godwin interview writers and audience members at this year's Hay Festival

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.