The Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Association for Children's and Youth Literature (AKJ) invite translators of German-language children and youth literature to the fourth translation workshop taking place in the Elsa Brändström Haus in Hamburg from 25th to 30th August 2013. Up to 15 translators who will be selected for the workshop will get to know the latest developments in the German literature for young readers and will work on the special translation problems of this specific genre. The participating translators will meet authors, critics and publishers and will receive information about the existing networks and about possibilities of translation support. The deadline for application is 2nd May 2013.
In cooperation with TRADUKI and the Goethe Institute, Qendra Multimedia invites writers to apply for a writers-in-residence programme in Prishtina. Guests of the residency will spend a month in a fully-furnished apartment (with a toilet!) and receive a one-month grant of 700 strong Kosovar Euro. The deadline for application is the 27th March 2013.
In cooperation with the PEN Centre of Bosnia and Herzegovina, TRADUKI will in 2013continue with the European Residence Programme for writers and literary translators. Grant holders will have the opportunity to live in Sarajevo for one month, where they will be able to work on their manuscripts and present their works to Bosnian-Herzegovinian audience. Eligible to apply are writers and literary translators from Albania, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Romania and Serbia.