Podcasts, writing workshops and a collection of short stories are among the winners of this year’s RSL Literature Matters Awards.
Laurence Blair and Lily Le Brun have won the Royal Society of Literature (RLS) Giles St Aubyn Awards for first commissioned works of non-fiction.... Read more
A new £10,000 prize to encourage and celebrate the work of older writers is being launched by the family and friends of the late Sir... Read more
Sarah Perry, Welcome to Lagos author Chibundu Onuzo and award-winning translator Deborah Smith are among those appointed to the Royal Society of Literature’s (RSL) inaugural... Read more
The Royal Society of Literature’s president Marina Warner has lamented the increasing pressure on authors to “win gold stars for conduct”.
The Royal Society of Literature has doubled its usual intake of fellows, appointing Neil Gaiman and Naomi Alderman among others.
The Royal Society of Literature is to welcome a new generation of writers under 40 to become Fellows, and is inviting recommendations from outside of... Read more
Authors and artists including Margaret Atwood, Hilary Mantel and Quentin Blake have created one-off, hand-written responses to Jane Austen to be auctioned in aid of... Read more
Penguin Random House is leading the £10,000 Royal Society of Literature's Ondaatje Prize 2017 shortlist with two nominations.
The Royal Society of Literature has elected Marina Warner as its first female president.