- Book now for 'Literature Matters: The Stories that Shape Us' 7 September | Kwame Anthony Appiah. Chaired by Razia Iqbal.
- Book now for 'Lifting the Curtain: Theatre and Censorship' 27 September | Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti, Ella Hickson, Gillian Slovo. Chaired by Richard Eyre.
- Book now for 'Truth to Life' celebrating Seamus Heaney 5 October | Inua Ellams, Sinéad Morrissey. Chaired by Andrew O'Hagan.
- Book now for 'What is Private?' 16 October | Blake Morrison, Ramita Navai.
- Book now for our 'Peace Poetry' events in Birmingham, Liverpool and London
- Book now for 'Literature Matters: Writing and Frankness' 22 November | Deborah Levy, Adam Phillips, Amia Srinivasan, Matthew Sweet
- Book now for 'Criminal Minds' 2 December | Ian Rankin, Maxim Jakubowski
- Listen to Shami Chakrabati Nicolette Jones, Rebecca McNally and Katherine Rundell discuss the 'Harry Potter effect'.
- Pascale Petit wins the 2018 RSL Ondaatje Prize with her poetry collection 'Mama Amazonica'
- 40 new Fellows under 40 were welcomed on 27 June 2018
- Fellows sign the RSL Roll Book using Byron's pen or T.S. Eliot's fountain pen
- Blake Morrison visits Appleton Academy as part of our Schools Outreach programme
- Read our 'Literature in Britain Today' report, published 1 March 2017
- An unprecedented 31 new Fellows were elected in June 2018
- Listen to Reni Eddo-Lodge, Bernardine Evaristo and Heidi Safi Mirza discuss writing about race, feminism and class
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