A collective voice for literature and languages in Scotland

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.

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Wigtown Book Festival to go online

The next Wigtown Book Festival will take place online, organisers announced on 15 May. Maintaining its pre-announced dates (25 Sept – 4 Oct), the 2020…