The Baltic Writers’ Council represents 20 literary organizations, 11 countries and approximately 17.000 members around the Baltic region and beyond.

The Council which was founded during the legendary authors´cruise in 1992 is a multinational, non-profit, non-governmental organisation which promotes the freedom of expression, democracy and the free flow of ideas and information between the writers’ and translators’ organisations. Read the statutes.


Representing 21 literary organizations, 12 countries and 17 000 members