The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award
Richard Lambert, Anjali Joseph and Sally Rooney among those longlisted
Escalator Talent Development Scheme
Seeking the most exciting emerging fiction writers in the East of England
A Life in Translation
Ngugi wa Thiong'o on his career and the issues surrounding writing and translation today
Free Reads Winners 2017
Writers in the East of England chosen for Free Read by The Literary Consultancy
Quietly, like the shade of a tree
Our Korean writer-in-residence for 2016, award-winning children’s author O Juyeong, reflects on her love of children’s literature.
Steps to a Digital Literature
Tom Abba from Ambient Literature on embracing, and adapting to, digital storytelling
Barry Forshaw, Angela Clarke, Steve Mosby and Dreda Say Mitchell discuss European and British crime fiction.
Keeping it in the Family
Listen to our Domestic Noir podcast at Noirwich Crime Writing Festival 2016
The Crime Writer wins East Anglian Book of the Year 2016
Jill Dawon's suspenseful novel wins £1,000 overall prize
Literary confessions and festival contradiction
Nicholas Laughlin on the contradictions of running a literature festival
To translate or not to translate?
Kate Griffin reports from the second leg of the Great Feast of Languages in Singapore
A second golden age of crime?
Blogger-in-residence Jamie Bernthal reports on the Saturday of Noirwich
Asli Erdogan arrested in Turkey
Call for the release of renowned novelist, columnist and human rights activist
Translation Summer School
Hannah Salvi reports from the BCLT International Literary Translation and Creative Writing Summer School
Libraries - A Tremendous Gift
Cambrideshire librarian Ruth Cowan on the wonderful gift of a library.
Our hand-pick of writing competitions to keep you busy over the Christmas holidays
Sarah Perry at the East Anglian Book Awards
East Anglia has 'never quite stopped thinking of itself as a Kingdom'
On the International Literary Translation and Creative Writing Summer School
WCN Programme Assistant Tina García reflects on this year's summer school
International Literature Showcase
One of our International Literature Showcase delegates reflects on 3 whirlwind days in Norwich.
Writing Friends are Important
Susan Sellers on How the Escalator Competition Continues to Provide Support