The international book fair in Tirana is one of the most important events on the Albanian book market. In its frame, on November 10, a discussion took place with the title Translation and Publication of Literature Written in Less Used Languages. The event, supported by TRADUKI, met with a lot of interest from the fair visitors and the media.
The Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) invites translators to apply for Paul Celan Fellowships for the period of 2017-18. The fellowships are aimed to support translation of canonical texts and contemporary key works in the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies from Eastern to Western, Western to Eastern, or between two Eastern European languages. Deadline for applications for a three- to six-month fellowship in Vienna is February 6, 2017.
Qendra Multimedia in cooperation with TRADUKI and Goethe-Institut offers six four-week fellowships in Pristina within the program Pristina has no river. Eligible to apply are writers and translators from Southeast Europe (Slovenia, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia, Romania, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, and Macedonia) and from Germany. Deadline for applications is January 20, 2017.