Literature Alliance Scotland (LAS) is a membership organisation committed to advancing the interests of Scotland’s literature and languages at home and abroad.
As Scotland’s largest literary network, we bring together writers, publishers, educators, librarians, literature organisations and national cultural bodies, to create a strong, trusted collective voice for literature and languages, which are celebrated locally, nationally and internationally.
Find out more about our key activities:
- Apply to our Next Level career development Programme by Fri 10 Jan 2020
- Literature Talks – read our new commission: On A Lifetime of Ticking Boxes by Chitra Ramaswamy
- Writers’ Advisory Group
- Professional Development
- LAS Members’ Meetings
- Sector Away Day – Turning the Next Page: Future-Proofing Our Sector – Read the notes
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