The Translation House Looren invites to the sixth “Über Kreuz” workshop for editors and literary translators translating into German. The focus of the workshop between 7-11 April 2017 will be children's and youth literature.
The Austrian Federal Ministery for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs (BMEIA) invites writers from Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo to apply for one- to two-month residencies in Vienna during 2017. The writers will have the opportunity to live in an apartment in the centre of Vienna, in the Quartier 21 in the MuseumsQuartier, and will receive a fellowship of 1,050 EUR. During their stay, the writers will have a possibility to publicly present their work. Eligible to apply are writers with at least one published book (novel, poetry, theatre).
Since 2007, the S. Fischer Foundation offers fellowships to translators of German literature from Turkey and from countries of Southeast Europe. The fellowships consist of the four-week stay in the Literary Colloquium Berlin. The program has recently been extended to translators to Belarussian, Polish and Ukrainian. Eligible to apply for 2017 are translators from Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova, Albania, and Turkey.