Autumn Bookcase 2019 announced at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Wales Literature Exchange will be attending the Frankfurt Book Fair, the largest international book trade event, held between 16 - 20 October 2019. Norway will be the Guest of Honour this year.

While at the fair, Wales Literature Exchange will be meeting publishers, agents and ...more

Launching the Creative Europe project ULYSSES’ SHELTER

We are thrilled to be launching ULYSSES’ SHELTER, a project supported by Creative Europe that will give exchange residency opportunities to young writers and translators from Wales, Croatia, Greece, Serbia and Slovenia. The project is led by the Croatian organisation Sandorf and ...more

Bookcase Focus: An interview with Llwyd Owen

Wales Literature Exchange interviewed our Bookcase author Llwyd Owen, about his writing and his influences.

1. What first inspired you to be an author and where do your ideas come from?

I was inspired to write my first novel by my experiences working as a ‘runner’ for a ...more

Mentoring Opportunity for Developing Literary Translator


Funding for Writers: The Literature Wales Writers’ Bursaries and Mentoring Scheme 



The 2020 Literature Wales Mentoring Scheme for Writers is now open for applications from early career writers.

Closing date for applications for 2020 Mentoring Scheme:
5.00 pm ...more