Friday September 2nd, 2016

The European Commission’s annual translation contest for 17-year old students will take place on 24 November 2016 — it will be for students born in 1999.

Monday July 4th, 2016

Literature Ireland‘s translation grants are available to international publishers who are seeking support for translations of Irish literature and to Irish publishers for translations of foreign literature into English or […]

Sunday January 4th, 2015

A category of the Crime Writers’ Association Daggers (which have been awarded to quality crime writing annually since 1955), the International Dagger is a prize for crime novels (including thrillers, […]

Sunday January 4th, 2015

Euro Crime is a website dedicated to crime fiction, both in English and in translation from other languages. It reviews the latest books to be published in English; other features […]

Thursday July 31st, 2014

Commonwealth Writers is the cultural initiative of the Commonwealth Foundation. It  inspires, develops and connects writers and storytellers in a range of disciplines. It builds communities of less-heard voices and links them to […]

Wednesday July 23rd, 2014

The Polish Cultural Institute is a diplomatic mission of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland. Based in London, the Institute is dedicated to nurturing and promoting […]

Monday June 23rd, 2014

The Swedish Arts Council (Kulturrådet) is responsible for the allocation of state cultural funding in Sweden. It runs a support scheme for publishers wishing to publish Swedish literature in translation. It also publishes […]

Tuesday June 3rd, 2014

The Poetry Society was founded in 1909 to ‘promote “a more general recognition and appreciation of poetry”. It represents British poetry both nationally and internationally. Today it has nearly 4000 […]

Wednesday May 21st, 2014

For the last 90 years, PEN American Center has been working to ensure that people everywhere have the freedom to create literature, to convey information and ideas, to express their […]

Tuesday January 28th, 2014

The Joseph Brodsky/Stephen Spender Prize is open to entries of translations of poetry from Russian into English. Details are available on the Stephen Spender Trust website:

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