News & Features

Check out the latest news from the RLF, WritersMosaic highlights, and Collected – our collection of interviews, reflections and articles exploring the literary life and world of writers today.

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Collected Podcast

The World Beyond the Desk

Royal Literary Fund writers explore the link between creativity and the world beyond the desk, touching on the role of…

John Greening
Collected Podcast

John Greening in conversation

John Greening speaks with Caroline Sanderson about discovering that poetry was his calling, and discusses his wide-ranging career in verse,…

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Collected Podcast

Writing and People

Royal Literary Fund writers explore how their writing relates to the people around them, taking in everything from working with…

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Collected Podcast

Writing versus Life, part 1

In the first of a two-part exploration of the knotty problem of ‘Writing versus life’, Royal Literary Fund fellows discuss…

Icy road
Collected Podcast

Poetry Break with Karin Altenberg

Poetry Break: Karin Altenberg and Julia Copus discuss two poems by Tomas Tranströmer. Karin Altenberg and our host Julia Copus…