Writers Residence in Kočevje, Slovenia

Center for Slovenian Literature, Public Agency for Cultural Activities and Cultural Society Badger and partners are wanting a writer for 3-weeks long residency in Kočevje.

The residency will take place from September 3rd to September 24th, 2012. Cost free lodging and food are provided for supporting a writer, who cares for creating in a peaceful environment of a hidden European town. Travelling costs to and from Slovenia are not subject of this call.

There will be two public presentations of authors work, one in Kočevje and another one in Ljubljana, capital of Slovenia. For these occasions some sample translations in Slovenian language of author’s work will be provided by organisers.

Writers, poets and dramatists from countries other than Slovenia are welcome.

Please send your interest to litcenter@mail.ljudmila.org before July 15th. Enclose a short CV, bibliography and a sample of your work (all in English).