​European Authors’ Group issues statement on EC copyright framework communication

23/12/2015

The Authors’ Group, a network of associations - including the European Writers Council (of which ALCS is a member) - which represents writers, literary translators, composers, songwriters, journalists, film directors and screenwriters across Europe, has issued a statement in response to the EC communication ‘Towards a modern, more European Copyright Framework’ which was released on Wednesday 9th December. 

Amnesty Media Awards 2015: Recognising journalism's contribution to public awareness

23/12/2015

The 2015 Amnesty Media Awards took place last month at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama at the Barbican in London. The Awards recognise excellence in human rights reporting and acknowledge journalism’s significant contribution to public awareness and understanding of human rights issues.

Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Olwen Wymark Theatre Encouragement Awards 2015

23/12/2015

The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain (WGGB) annual Olwen Wymark Theatre Encouragement Awards were announced earlier this month.