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Angoulême souvenirs pop !

Discover the « Angoulême UNESCO creative city » pop up card and book mark signed by Elodie Boureille !Read more


Call for 2021 Granada residency

Granada UNESCO City of Literature has launched the call-out for its Granada Writers in Residence Programme for autumn 2021.Read more


Call for 2021 Wonju Residency

Wonju City of Literature offers a chance for writers from cities of literature to come to Wonju and stay in Toji Cultural Centre for their first Residency programme in autumn 2021.Read more


Toute la France dessine during summer 2021!

Thanks to the support of the French Ministry for culture, the operation by the International Comics and Visual Arts Center of Angoulême (CIBDI) is renewed in summer 2021 from June 21st to August 14th.Read more


2021 BUCHEON Residency

The City of Bucheon, a member of UNESCO's Creative Cities Network (UCCN) since 2017 in the Literature category, has worked hard to promote the cultural content industry by building cultural infrastructure for comics, animation, film, music and libraries. Bucheon, transformed from a garden city to an industrial city and then a city of culture within less than 50 years, wishes to share the unique knowledge and experience gained with the international community.Read more


Celebration of the French Language

Angoulême UNESCO Creative City of Literature celebrates International Francophonie Day.Read more


The year of comics continues

Due to the global pandemic, many events which were to take place in 2020, for the year of comics, had to be postponed or canceled, so the French Ministry of Culture decided to extend the festivities.Read more


Citiesoflit.com

Discover Cities of literature, the website that brings together UNESCO's literature creative cities of which Angoulême is a member.Read more


Québec en toutes lettres

Québec (Canada), a UNESCO Creative City of Literature since 2017, together with the Festival ‘Québec en toutes lettres’, organized virtually ‘La grande traversée poétique’(The great poetic journey) from October, 23rd to 25th 2020.Read more


Bucheon’s first Diaspora Literary Award

Bucheon, a UNESCO Creative City of Literature in the Republic of Korea, is organizing the first Bucheon Diaspora Literary Award(BUDILIA).Read more