Ireland Literature Exchange


Ireland Literature Exchange (ILE) makes international friends for Irish literature, by bringing the finest of Irish literature in the best possible literary translations to readers around the world; by encouraging publishers to publish the work of Irish writers worldwide; by hosting literary translators in Ireland and representing Irish writers at international events, book fairs and festivals.


A not-for-profit organisation, ILE is funded by the Arts Council and Culture Ireland. Established in 1994, ILE has funded the translation of over 1,500 works of Irish literature into 55 languages around the world.