Welcome to The Lit Platform.
We’re here to explore, challenge and promote writing, publishing and storytelling in all their forms.
Funded by Arts Council England, our philosophy is leftfield and progressive but built from real commercial knowhow. We like to work with bright people who wear it lightly, from prize-winning authors to unsung young voices and specially commissioned artists. In doing so, we champion the work of creatives across forms and platforms, from digital publishing to graphic design, postcard fiction to immersive illustration.
Each issue of our quarterly digital magazine, The Lit, takes an industry theme and flips it. With fresh perspectives on publishing, digital culture and innovation.
Underpinned by a commitment to skills development, knowledge sharing and network building, The Lit Platform is chock-full of rich content, events and opportunities. Scroll down and sign up to our newsletter to be the first to hear more.
If you want to get in touch directly, or submit an article idea for consideration, then email [email protected] – we look forward to hearing from you.
14 November 2023
The Lit Issue Six: Glitch
A tremor, a defect, a rupture in the digital surface... The Lit’s open call is live for your creative work around the theme of ‘Glitch’.
6 July 2023
An Introduction to Creative Journaling
Writer Swarnim Agrawal reflects on the concept of ‘home’, after our creative journaling workshop with Hannah Bevan.
13 June 2023
Festival of Creativity @ KALEIDER Studios | Exeter Arts Week
A kaleidoscope of creative adventures, where you’ll be invited to feast your senses on words, wine, drawing, and much more.
17 May 2023
Protected: Members Only: Curated Global Reading List
Want your reading to take you beyond borders, tread over perimeters and stretch across invisible lines? Look no further. This month’s free resource is a curated global reading list, with recommendations from our shiny new editorial board and the Read to Impact community.
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