September 5, 2019

We are delighted to announce that the RSL Literature Matters Awards 2020 are now open for submissions.

The Awards will provide financial support to undertake a new piece of writing or literary project. Priority will be given to proposals which (a) help connect with audiences/topics outside the usual reach of literature, and/or (b) help generate public discussion about why literature matters.

The 2020 judges are Tessa Hadley, David Morley and Roy Williams.

Deadline for submissions: Thursday 5 December 2019, 5pm.

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RSL Literature Matters Awards

These Awards aim to reward and enable literary excellence and innovation.