The poet Lidija Dimkovska was the June guest of the writer-in-residence program in Split. During her stay, the association KURS that manages the program with the support of TRADUKI organized a literary evening Disku(r)sija. There, Dimkovska and the Croatian writer Dorta Jagić were presented to the Split audience.
At the 27th Book Fair in Sarajevo, the publishing house Buybook presented the Bosnian translation of the novel Vor dem Fest [title of the English translation: Before the Feast] for which the author Saša Stanišić received the Prize of the Leipzig Book Fair 2014. The translation by Dragoslav Dedović was published in April 2015 under the title Uoči svetkovine by the publishing house Buybook in Sarajevo. The book was presented by Dragoslav Dedović, the literary critic Đorđe Krajšnik and the writer and editor of the publishing house Goran Samardžić.
The Liechtenstein Cultural Foundation and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Education and Culture of Liechtenstein in cooperation with the literary network TRADUKI and the writes-in-residence program “Tirana in Between” invite writers from Liechtenstein to apply for a four-week working fellowship in the Albanian capital Tirana. This call for applications is the fisrt part of the literary exchange between Albania and Liechtenstein. The second part will be an invitation of an Albanian writer to Vaduz, also in 2015. Eligible to apply are published authors of fiction, non-fiction, theater, poetry, essays or children's and youth books. Deadline for applications for a stay in September is July 26, 2015.