The Slovenian Book Agency JAK invites translators of Slovenian literature to apply for a spot at the 5th international translators’ workshop taking place from August 18-23, 2015, in Novo mesto. 16 selected translators will translate works of four Slovenian writers (Lojze Kovačić, Tadej Golob, Sebastijan Pregelj, Andrej Skubic) and will be able to take part in the lectures on different topics, such as contemporary Slovenian literature, publishing and literature support. Deadline for applications is June 8, 2015.
At last there is a Writer in Residence program in Slovenia, namely in the town of Novo Mesto, initiated by the publishing house Goga in cooperation with TRADUKI. Eligible to apply for a month's stay in the apartment in the Novo Mesto town center are prose writers, poets, literary translators, drama and script writers from Southeast Europe (Croatia, Serbia, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Bulgaria, Albania and Romania).