This event has been made possibly by collaboration between British Council and the Confucius Institute for Scotland.
British Council connects the UK to the world and the world to the UK in its role as international cultural relations body.
As the official cultural programme partner of the London Book Fair the British Council will welcome over 20 Chinese writers to the UK as part of the China Market Focus Cultural Programme.
The Confucius Institute for Scotland in the University of Edinburgh is a national centre to promote educational, economic, and cultural ties between Scotland and China.
Set up with Sino-Scottish government backing and partnered with Fudan University in Shanghai, the centre is one of 350 established under the auspices of Hanban - the Chinese government department responsible for promotion of Chinese language overseas.
This event is supported by the British Council in collaboration with the Chinese organising committee as part of the China Market Focus 2012 cultural programme at The London Book Fair.