- New RSL Honorary Fellows 2021
- RSL Fellows elected 2020
- New RSL Fellows 2021
- RSL Honorary Fellows elected 2020
- RSL Vice-Presidents elected 2020
- Companions of Literature elected 2020
- 40 new Fellows under 40 were welcomed on 27 June 2018
- Sabrina Mahfouz visited George Greens School in 2019 as part of our Young People's Outreach programme
- For Dalloway Day 2020: explore the Black history of Soho with S.I. Martin and portraits from National Portrait Gallery London.
- Read the winners and highly commended essays of our A Room of My Own competition for 14-18 year olds
- Our Tall Tales Short Stories competition winners have been announced! Read their winning entries in out Library.
- Read the A Room of My Own report about what writers need to work today
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V.S. Pritchett Short Story Prize 2021 Winner – Leeor Ohayon, ‘Gahnun on Shabbat’
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2021 RSL Giles St Aubyn Awards Winners Announced
We are delighted to announce the winners of the RSL Giles St Aubyn Awards for first commissioned works of non-fiction! £10,000 –Tomiwa Owolade – This is Not America (Atlantic Books, 2022) £5,000 – Tom …
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In celebration of our 201st birthday today, we are excited to announce that Professor Bernardine Evaristo OBE FRSL is to be the new President of the organisation when Professor Dame Marina Warner FBA …
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