Apply Now for a Residency in a City of Literature!

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, Estonia

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.

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Prague City of Literature Creative Two Month Residency (Prague, Czech Republic)

Prague, Czech Republic

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.

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Dilsberg Writer in Residence Program (Heidelberg, Germany)

Dilsberg, Germany

Dilsberg, 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.

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Granada Writers in Residence Programme (Granada, Spain)

Corrala de Santiago, Granada

Corrala de Santiago, Granada

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.

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Apply Now for a Residency in a City of Literature!

Dust off your resumes and polish your writing samples! Three Cities of Literature currently are accepting applications for their residency programs. Which one will you apply for?

Krakow City of Literature Residency Program (Kraków, Poland)

 
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The Krakow UNESCO City of Literature Residency Program is dedicated to emerging writers from the Cities of Literature of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. It aims to promote the Cities of Literature Network, provide writers with a platform to showcase their work and talent to a Central European audience, support greater diversity of voices and literatures on the Polish and Central European book market and offer local writers the chance to create links with international writers as well.

The call for applications for 2019 is now open.

The residency periods are:

May 1 – June 30
September 1 – October 31

Deadline for application submission is February 25, 2019.
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Tartu City of Literature Spring Residency (Tartu, Estonia)

 
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Tartu City of Literature Office announces the first 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 April-May 2019.

Deadline for application submission is February 25th 2019.

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Ljubljana International Literary Residency (Ljubljana, Slovenia)

 
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Ljubljana, a UNESCO City of Literature since 2015, offers two one-month residencies for writers at the newly restored Švicarija/Swisshouse Creative Centre, which is part of the International Centre of Graphic Arts.
 
The residency periods are:
October 1-31 2019 and November 20–20 December 2019 (one month per residency/applicant).
 
Deadline for application submission is March 31, 2019.

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