Short-term Residencies for Writers and Translators in the Cultural Center Eleuzína in Banská Štiavnica

The cultural center Eleuzína and the Center of Information on Literature announce an open call for residencies. 

The residencies are for

a/ writers,

b/ literary translators translating from Slovak,

c/ literary translators translating into Slovak.

 

In 2021 we offer 15 2-weeks-long residencies without a stipend.

 

Dates of the residencies:

11. 1. – 24. 1. 2021

1. 2. – 14. 2. 2021

22. 2. – 7. 3. 2021

15. 3. – 28. 3. 2021

5. 4. – 18. 4. 2021

31.5. – 13. 6. 2021

28. 6. – 11. 7. 2021

5. 7. – 18. 7. 2021

26. 7. – 8. 8. 2021

2. 8. – 22. 8. 2021

30. 8. – 12. 9. 2021

20. 9. – 3. 10. 2021

11. 10 – 24. 10. 2021

1. 11. – 14. 11. 2021

22. 11. – 5. 12. 2021

 

The authors will have their own room in a newly reconstructed townhouse, sharing a bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen, as well as a common area with a library and a piano and a garden overlooking Banská Štiavnica.  

The cultural center Eleuzína is on Horná Ružová street 1 near Námeste Sv. Trojice (St. Trinity Square) in the historical town center.

Its space, used for regular cultural events, has a community character. 

The organizers do not cover the resident's travel or any other costs in connection with the residency. 

 

Conditions:

1/ CV and contact information,

2/ a detailed description of the project that the author will work on over the course of the residency,

3/ selection of a date and an alternate date. 

 

Application deadlines:

1st round (for residencies in the monhts January – June)

Application deadline: 13. 12. 2020

Announcement of succesful candidates: 16. 12. 2020

2nd round (for residencies in the monhts July  – December)

Application deadline: 11. 4. 2021

Announcement of succesful candidates: 15. 4. 2021

 

Applications must be both emailed and mailed within the deadlines to the following addresses:

Literárne informačné centrum:

Námestie SNP 12

81102 Bratislava

Slovenská republika

katarina.balcarova@litcentrum.sk

 

Additional information:

Translations must not have been previously published in a book or magazine. 

Consultations available on this email address: katarina.balcarova@litcentrum.sk.

 

For more information, please visit the following websites:

www.eleuzina.sk

www.litcentrum.sk

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