National Literature

Literary Prizes Not the Kingmakers they Once Were – Irvine Welsh

Edinburgh World Writers' Conference 2012-13

Stella Duffy on EWWC Brussels

Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference – Commission Opportunity

The authors at EWWC Brussels

“The very notion of nationhood is hard to pin down” – Claire Montgomery reports on EWWC Brussels

Panos Karnezis and Sema Kaygusuz

“Opening windows in walls we didn’t even realise were standing before us” – Impressions from the EWWC: Izmir, by rapporteur Esen Demirkent


KASSABOVA & LAMRABET – A National Literature


“A living nation of writers, readers and kindred spirits” – Kapka Kassabova on the EWWC


SOPHIE COOKE – Style vs Content


LI ER – The Future of the Novel


Reflections on Russia & EWWC Krasnoyarsk – Theresa Breslin


ARAL & MINA – The Future of the Novel


KAYGUSUZ & KARNEZIS – A National Literature?

Denise Mina,  © Neil Davidson

Denise Mina on travelling to Turkey for EWWC

Tahar Ben Jelloun (speaking), Selma Dabbagh, Reza Aslan and Jonathan Shainin

Selma Dabbagh: On Participating in the Jaipur Literature Festival

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John Burnside on the Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference: Jaipur

Edinburgh World Writers' Conference 2012-13

Harrison Kelly on EWWC Jaipur Day 2 – Nationalism and Arab Literature

Should Literature Be Political?

Soueif, ben Jelloun, Noble & Dabbagh – A National Literature?


Burnside, Peer, Kampfner, Chaudhury & Figes – Censorship Today