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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 […]

Andriy Lyubka GUEST IN SWA RESIDENCY

Andriy Lyubka, a poet, writer and essayist, was born in 1987. He graduated from Mukachevo Military School, Ukrainian philology at Uzhgorod University and Balkan Studies at the University of Warsaw. He is the author of three books of poetry, a collection of short stories and a book of essays. In 2007 he received the Debut […]

Matthias Göritz guest in SWA residency

Matthias Göritz was born in Hamburg in 1969. He studied philosophy and literary studies and spent extended periods in Moscow, Paris and Chicago. He was Writer-in-Residence at Bard College, New York, at the “Deutsches Haus” at NYU and guest in the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa, as well as Max Kade Writer […]

OPEN CALL FOR STAY IN THE RESIDENCE OF SLOVENE WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION FOR AUTHORS/TRANSLATOR IN LJUBLJANA IN 2018

OPEN CALL FOR STAY IN THE RESIDENCE OF SLOVENE WRITERS’ ASSOCIATION, THE DANE ZAJC WRITERS’ STUDIO FOR AUTHORS/TRANSLATOR WHO WILL CARRY OUT THEIR PROJECTS IN LJUBLJANA IN 2018 Organisation founded in 1872, residence programme since 2015 Disciplines: Literature, literary translation Location: Praprotnikova 5, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia Duration: 4 weeks Paid by organizer: Studio, apartment accommodation […]

Litteræ Slovenicæ presentation of its website and e-books

LITTERÆ SLOVENICÆ: A SMALL LITERATURE IN MAJOR LANGUAGES The journal Le Livre Slovène was created in 1963 through the joint initiative of the Slovene Writers’ Association, the Slovene PEN Centre and the Slovenian Association of Literary Translators to inform foreign audiences about contemporary Slovenian literature and about Slovenian culture in general. In 1991 the journal […]

TRUBAR FOUNDATION – DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS OCTOBER 1ST 2017!

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 […]

Gabriela Babnik appears in Paris with her award-winning novel “Dry Season”

On Monday 24 April 2017, the Slovene Writers’ Association in cooperation with the French National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilizations (INALCO) organized a Paris visiting appearance by Gabriela Babnik, invited to speak on the new translation of her European Union Prize for Literature-winning novel Dry Season. Titled La Saison sèche in the French translation […]