This is the CWL News and Funded Project News Archive. It draws an informative picture on which stories relevant to the creative industries were happening during the AHRC-funded period of Creativeworks London between 2012 and 2016.

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Literary Translation – Call for funding

The call for Literary Translation has now been published, this funding opportunity supports publishers and publishing houses to translate literary works from one European language into another, in order to encourage new audiences and promote cultural exchange. Grants of up to €100,000 are available for a slate of 3-10 works of fiction.

Creative Europe Desk UK is here to help:

– Look through funded projects by UK publishers
– Read through the new guidelines and the guides for applicants and for experts
– Attend a free application workshop on Tuesday 29 March in London where we’ll go through the application form and the budget in detail
– If you can’t make it to London, look out for details about an application workshop webinar that will be broadcast across the UK
– We offer free advice and support to applicants from the UK so get in touch to discuss your application in person, over the phone or via Skype.

To apply please go to the Creative Desk UK website where the application form, guidelines and accompanying materials are now available.

The deadline for applications is on 27 April 2016 at 11am GMT.



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London Fusion

Creativeworks London is one of four Knowledge Exchange Hubs for the Creative Economy funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to develop strategic partnerships with creative businesses and cultural organisations, to strengthen and diversify their collaborative research activities and increase the number of arts and humanities researchers actively engaged in research-based knowledge exchange.