Sharpen your pencils! FOUR (!) Cities of Literature currently are accepting applications for their residency programs. Which one will you apply for?
Tartu City of Literature Fall Residency (Tartu, Estonia)
Tartu City of Literature Office announces the second 2019 call for applications of Tartu City of Literature International Residency Program for writers and translators.
The call for applications is now open. The residency period is October-November 2019.
Deadline for application submission is August 15, 2019.
Prague City of Literature Creative Two Month Residency (Prague, Czech Republic)
Do you have a breathtaking project you would like to work on during your residency in Prague?
Prague City of Literature offers residency stays for foreign writers and translators.
There are six residencies available for 2020; each lasts for two months.
Deadline for application submission is August 31, 2019.
Dilsberg Writer in Residence Program (Heidelberg, Germany)
Produced in cooperation with the UNESCO City of Literature Heidelberg for authors from UNESCO Cities of Literature, this residency runs for three months, and takes place in the “Commandant’s House Dilsberg”, at Dilsberg Fortress, in Neckargemünd (approximately 14 km from Heidelberg).
The call for applications is now open. Residency period runs from February 1-April 30, 2020.
Deadline for application submission is September 16, 2019.
Granada Writers in Residence Programme (Granada, Spain)
Granada UNESCO City of Literature and the University of Granada are setting up this programme to foster contacts and forge bonds between writers from Granada and those from other cities and countries all over the world, to extend the international reach of Granada-based writers, to build international awareness of the cultural fabric of the city of Granada, and to promote Granada as a city of the arts that welcomes talent from abroad with open arms.
The residency period is November 1-December 1 2019.
Deadline for application submission is September 20, 2019.