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Newly refurbished Museum of Childhood presents Growing Up With Books image

Newly refurbished Museum of Childhood presents Growing Up With Books

The new exhibition at the Museum of Childhood explores the history of children’s literature as glimpsed through the Museum’s collections. Read more
 
Prague City of Literature announces 2019 Residency image

Prague City of Literature announces 2019 Residency

Prague City of Literature has announced the launch of its 2019 two-month residency, which will support six interesting projects from foreign writers and translators. Read more
 
National Centre for Writing launches this week in Norwich image

National Centre for Writing launches this week in Norwich

The National Centre for Writing has launched this week in sister City of Literature Norwich, following a £2m regeneration of historic Dragon Hall. Read more
Tue 24 July

Stewed Rhubarb: Past and Future

Stewed Rhubarb Press is celebrating its relaunch with a celebration of the cutting edge of Scottish spoken word at the Scottish Poetry Library. Visit their website
Fri 27 July

Guid Crack Storytelling Session

Explore forests where dreams dwell and share tales on this summer evening's journey, with storyteller Jane Mather. Visit their website
Tue 31 July

The Fame of C. S. Lewis

Dr. Derrick, author of The Fame of C.S. Lewis is visiting the National Library of Scotland to discuss why books by a literary historian at Oxford University have continued to be popular in the decades since. Visit their website
 

The Lord Provost’s International Residency
has been announced

To celebrate Edinburgh’s status as a UNESCO City of Literature and its relationship with its Polish Partner City, Krakow, a month-long residency will be held in in November 2018 for a writer from Krakow.
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Freedom to Think:
Edinburgh International
Book Festival 2018

Edinburgh International Book Festival 2018 calls upon its authors, participants and audiences to consider the importance of freedom, inviting almost 1000 authors, illustrators and performers from across the world to Edinburgh between 11-27 August.
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