We invite you to join the Authors Guild Foundation on one of our Literary Journeys. These once-in-a-lifetime, exclusive trips will introduce you to the people, history, and culture of each country. You will experience the country’s literary life through its writers, journalists, publishers, and booksellers.

Literary Journeys: Iceland

June 24 to 29, 2019

Take a Nordic quest with the Authors Guild Foundation to experience the stunning natural beauty of Iceland while immersing yourself in the country’s unique culture. The six-day, five-night journey will include a comprehensive tour of the island along with a firsthand look at the depth of Icelandic literature—from the ancient Sagas to modern fiction.


Literary Journeys: Scotland

September 21 to 28, 2019

Explore the epic history and poetic charm of Scotland on a literary excursion guided by storytellers, folklorists, ethnologists, and local experts. The Authors Guild Foundation has arranged an eight-day trip to Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Perthshire with an itinerary customized for writers and book lovers.