|LAF - Litterature Across Frontiers|
Literature Across Frontiers (LAF) is a programme of literary activities, exchange and policy debate operating in partnership with national and international organisations from Europe and overseas.
Literature Across Frontiers is based at the Mercator Centre, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, a European research, information and documentation centre, which runs projects and provides information and expert advice in the fields of European regional and minority languages and the media, language and the Internet, and translation and publishing of literatures written in less diffused European languages and related policies and funding. The centre is part of the Mercator Network.
Literature Across Frontiers works on projects with a variety of partners and is the convenor of the informal European Network of Literature Centres founded in Frankfurt in 2001. Main partners form the steering committee of the programme. (See list of partners on our website).
LAF aims to advance international exchange in the field of literature and to enhance the work of organisations engaged in the international promotion of literature and support for literary translation, and particularly to:
Culture Action Europe contact: Alexandra Büchler
Mercator Centre, University of Wales
Aberystwyth SY23 1NN, Wales
T. + 44 161 249 0235
F. + 44 161 249 0210