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Invitation of Slovene Writers’ Association – Programme in Residence for Literary Mediators in Ljubljana/Slovenia 2021

  Programme in Residence for Literary Mediators in Ljubljana/Slovenia 2021   The residency programme in 2021 is addressed to foreign literary mediators, i.e. literary translators, who have completed their training and have published at least two literary translations (students are not eligible), or publishers, who have published and promoted at least one literary translation, or […]

CEI Award for Young Writers 2021

“Promoting young writers’ literary works and their circulation in the CEI region” Call for Applications 2021 Overview The CEI Award for Young Writers is promoted by the Central European Initiative (CEI) and the Slovene Writers’ Association (SWA) within the Vilenica International Literary Festival. In the context of the extraordinary challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

Announcing the names of Ulysses Shelter 2 residents for 2021–2022

Announcing the names of Ulysses Shelter 2 residents for 2021–2022   As part of the open call to participate in the 2021–2022 residency program, which is part of the Ulysses’ Shelter 2 project, a three-person panel (consisting of Veronika Dintinjana, Denis Škofič in Andrej Hočevar) has chosen three candidates who will be participating in the […]

Invitation – Programme in the Residence in Ljubljana/Slovenia 2020

Invitation  of Slovene Writers’ Association   Programme in Residence for Literary Mediators in Ljubljana/Slovenia 2020   The residency programme in 2020 is addressed to foreign literary mediators, i.e. literary translators, who have completed their training and have published at least two literary translations (students are not eligible), or publishers, who have published and promoted at […]

Slovenia′s Best for Young Readers 2020

Catalogue of Slovenian authors for young readers published the Slovene Writers’ Association with the support of the Slovenian Book Agency, edited by Dragica Haramija, PhD, representing 44 authors.      

Announcing the names of Ulysses Shelter 2 residents for 2020

Announcing the names of Ulysses Shelter 2 residents for 2020   As part of the open call to participate in the 2020 residency program, which is part of the Ulysses’ Shelter 2 project, a three-person panel (consisting of Aljaž Koprivnikar, Barbara Korun and Tanja Petrič) has chosen three candidates who will be participating in the […]

Call for Applications for the CEI FELLOWSHIP FOR WRITERS IN RESIDENCE for the year 2019

Call for Applications for the CEI FELLOWSHIP FOR WRITERS IN RESIDENCE for the year 2019 Call for Applications for the CEI FELLOWSHIP FOR WRITERS IN RESIDENCE for the year 2019 awarded by the CENTRAL EUROPEAN INITIATIVE in co-operation with the SLOVENE WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION within the Vilenica International Literary Festival Overview The CEI Fellowship for Writers in Residence is an award aimed at encouraging cross-border […]

TRUBAR FOUNDATION – DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MARCH 1ST 2019!

The Trubar Foundation is a joint venture of Slovene Writers’ Association, Slovenian PEN and the Center for Slovenian Literature. The financial means for its activities are provided by the Slovenian Book Agency of the Republic of Slovenia and by other sources. The aim of the Trubar Foundation is to subsidy publications of Slovenian literature in […]

Call for Applications for the EMERGING WRITER ON TOUR

Call for Applications for the EMERGING WRITER ON TOUR for the year 2019 and 2020 organized by the Vilenica International Literary Festival in co-operation with the Festival of World Literature and Cúirt International Festival of Literature within the project Read Me I am Yours Overview The project Read Me I am Yours is a joint endeavour of 3 eminent literary organisations with an aim of promoting […]

Transferred by translation – discussion on soon-to-published English translation of Cankar’s Images from Dreams

PRE-PREMIERE OF THE SLOVENIAN DAYS BOOK FESTIVAL: TRANSFERRED BY TRANSLATION, MONDAY, April 16, at 7:00 pm: Images from Dreams at Slovenska Kinoteka. Projection of Vojko Duletič’s short film Podobe iz sanj (Images from Dreams) and of the documentary Cankar na Rožniku. Post-film discussion: Cankar in a foreign language and in the language of images. Guests: […]

TRUBAR FOUNDATION – DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MARCH 1ST 2018!

The Trubar Foundation is a joint venture of Slovene Writers’ Association, Slovenian PEN and the Center for Slovenian Literature. The financial means for its activities are provided by the Slovenian Book Agency of the Republic of Slovenia and by other sources. The aim of the Trubar Foundation is to subsidy publications of Slovenian literature in […]