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...
APWT seeks new Executive Director (unpaid)17th August 2015
ARE YOU INTERESTED in running ASIA PACIFIC WRITERS & TRANSLATORS? If you want to be part of further building, developing and internationally connecting the vibrant writing communities in Asia, this exciting opportunity might interest you.
This is not a paying position, repeat NOT a paid position, however expenses (see below) are covered with careful financial management.
The current Executive Director wants to step away from the organisational role. She [...]Read more...
Great Workshops, Great Prices4th August 2015
DON'T MISS APWT's Manila conference creative writing and editing workshops with some of the region's best writers, which we are offering at fabulous bargain prices.
For just US$50 (for non Filipino residents) and US$40 for our Filipino hosts, you can work with ROBIN HEMLEY, XU XI, TIM TOMLINSON, RAVI SHANKAR, DAVID CARLIN and FRANCESCA RANDEL-SHORT, or SALLY BREEN. Find details about the workshops here: http://apwriters.org/workshops-in-manila/Share Read more...