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:
- Next Level 2021 – our career development programme is open for applications until Wed 12 May 2021
- Literature Talks – Read our latest commission – Standard English is oor Second Language by Graeme Armstrong
- Writers’ Advisory Group
- Professional Development
- LAS Members’ Meetings – being held digitally
- Sector Away Day 2021- info coming soon
Are you a freelancer or employee working with a literature/languages organisation in Scotland with the ambition and energy to lead? Apply to Next Level 2021…
We’re excited to launch our latest Literature Talks commission today – an incredible piece on the use of dialect in literary fiction in Scotland by…
Tha Na Duaisean Litreachais 2021 fosgailte airson thagraidhean bho sgrìobhadairean agus foillsichearan Gàidhlig. Bidh duaisean rim faighinn airson leabhraichean a chaidh fhoillseachadh eadar 01 Cèitean…