Message From The Chair
The New Global Literary Scene
In recent years, authors from the West have dominated the book industry. But the first writers on the planet were Easterners, working in China, Mesopotamia and the Indus Valley. And now people in Asia-Pacific are returning to playing a key role in the cultural industries. Want to be part of a more balanced global literary scene? Join us! – Nury Vittachi, Chair, APWTShare Read more...
Successful 2014 Conference: Next Year, Manila!27th July 2014
This year’s conference was the most successful yet. Thank you to our hosts, the National Book Council of Singapore and The Arts House, and more than 160 writers, translators and others who joined us. Thanks to everyone who took pictures, you can see more than 100 photos of the events on the APWT Facebook page.
Our 2015 conference will be held in Manila, 22-25 October, hosted [...]Read more...