Our weekly blog bringing you news of and links to an array of interesting things we’ve found online, from actors reading poems to online courses to virtual festivals.
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Hay Festival has gone digital with free tickets for a reduced programme. Find out more here.
Wigtown Festival has also gone digital – check out their website for news and programme.
Asymptote is the premier site for World Literature in Translation and they have excellent resources for teachers and educators who want students to experience the world’s literary, linguistic and cultural wealth to the fullest extent possible.
Creative Future Writers’ Award 2020 – this annual competition is looking for entries of poetry and fiction on the theme of ‘tomorrow’ from under-represented writers. Deadline: midnight on Sun 31 May.
The Compassion Salon has a new website. The purpose of this literary salon/speakeasy is to create a community around new and established authors and poets whose work relates to compassion and wellbeing; and it’s going online!