This unique, searchable database contains profiles of some of the UK and Commonwealth's most important living writers, as well as writers from these regions whom we have worked with. Included in the profiles are biographies, bibliographies, critical reviews, and information about awards.
For our Sonnet Exchange event at Alchemy Festival this year, Next Generation poet Daljit Nagra was commissioned to write a response to a Shakespeare sonnet. He chose Sonnet 116.
Meg Rosoff awarded the 2016 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award for children's literature.
For Alchemy Festival's Sonnet Exchange Event Bangladeshi graphic novelist Nuhash Humayun has produced a graphic interpretation of Shakespeare's Sonnet 130.
For our Sonnet Exchange event at Alchemy Festival this year, Bangladeshi poet Kaiser Haq was commissioned to write a response to Shakespeare. Kaiser chose to take as his starting point Sonnet 66, 'Tired with all these, for restful death I cry'. His response is below.