Asia Pacific Writers & Translators (APWT) formerly Asia-Pacific Writing Partnership' | APWT builds, promotes and helps sustain the careers of authors and literary translators in the Asia Pacific region.

Benefits of Membership

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We invite you to become a fully financial member of APWT to enjoy the following benefits.

  • You will be part of the world’s most dynamic and diverse literary community. APWT is the oldest and largest literary network in Asia.
  • As a financial member, you are entitled to a discount on the registration fee for our annual conference. This discount is currently $30, the equivalent of a year’s membership.
  • You will be a priority consideration as a speaker/participant in our programming and numbers cap at our annual conferences.
  • We encourage you to list your short literary profile and a photograph (self or book) on our members listings page. 
  • As a member you will be eligible to submit your own original creative work, essays and opinion pieces in our online magazine, LEAP+. We endeavour to produce a hard copy ‘best of’ LEAP + for distribution at our conference each year. Your work in LEAP+ will be promoted on social media to our large worldwide following.
  • As a member, you will have the chance to pitch to meet literary agents and publishers at our conferences,.
  • You will have the first chance to teach in our masterclasses, or join these as a student.
  • We are working to develop additional worthwhile benefits. Join us now!