Literature, in its great variety, can have the power to connect communities and bring comfort, inspiration and hope to those who need it most.

The many benefits of engaging in literary activities are widely documented. These range from small but significant personal gains to big changes to our international reputation.

In our work we have seen individuals of all ages increase their skills and confidence, challenge their opinions, process anxieties, and express their hopes. We’ve seen those who have been forgotten in the past inspired to write their own futures.

We have seen literature take Wales to the world, introducing our cultures and languages to vast audiences.

Read more on the Our Impact page.

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