International Literature Showcase

The ILS is exploring the art and industry of words, presenting the vibrant British literature scene and bringing together literature professionals from around the world to debate best practice, form partnerships and create new projects.


Join the global conversation

The ILS project is a 10-month deep dive into global best practice in the literature industry.

We want UK writers and organisations to more easily find and work with international partners.

If you’re a literature professional and want to get involved head over to to find out more.

The International Literature Showcase is brought to you by the British Council and Writers’ Centre Norwich: