Skopje has now a Writers-in-Residence programme at last: In cooperation with TRADUKI, the publishing house Goten invites writers and literary translators from Southeast Europe (Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Albania, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria and Romania) to apply for a four-week stay in the capital of Macedonia in the months of September, October or November 2013. Deadline for applications is July 15th, 2013.
The Slovenian Book Agency JAK invites translators of Slovenian literature to participate in the 3rd international translators’ workshop from 19th to 24th August 2013 in Novo mesto. 16 selected translators will translate works from four Slovenian writers (Berta Bojetu Boeta, Dušan Šarotar, Marko Sosič, Peter Svetina) and will be able to take part in the lectures on different topics, such as contemporary Slovenian literature, publishing and literature support. Applications must be sent no later than 7th June 2013.
In cooperation with KulturKontakt Austria, the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, the Arts and Culture makes available 50 residencies in Vienna for the year 2014. This call is open to artists, writers, composers, curators and art educators whose place of residence is outside of Austria.