Open Call for Ulysses Shelter Exchange Residencies for Emerging Writers and Translators

Posted by Nici on 6 March 2024

News

THIS CALL IS NOW CLOSED
Today marks the launch of  the final open call for the current Ulysses’ Shelter Residency Exchange Programme. Writers from eight countries, including Wales, are invited to apply for this unique opportunity until the closing date of April 13th.

Emerging Welsh prose writers, poets, and translators, are invited to apply for a place at a choice of five awe-inspiring locations during 2024-2025. Two selected candidates will receive a financial award and an all-expenses-covered package, including travel, accommodation, and a daily allowance while spending a minimum of two weeks at their chosen location.

LOCATIONS, LENGTH OF THE RESIDENCIES AND WHO CAN APPLY

  • Mljet, Croatia
    • when: between January – March 2025 
    • duration: up to 3 weeks
    • programme for: prose writers, poets, translators
  • Larissa, Greece 
    • when: August – September 2024 
    • duration: 2-3 weeks
    • programme for: poets
  • Belgrade, Serbia 
    • when: between January – March 2025
    • duration: up to 4 weeks
    • programme for: prose writers, poets, translators
  • Valletta, Malta 
    • when: during the second half of August 2024
    • duration: 2 weeks
    • programme for: prose writers, poets, translators
  • Prague, Czech Republic 
    • when: November 2024
    • duration: 2 weeks
    • programme for: poets

🌍 Explore the experiences of past residents on the Ulysses Shelter blog and read more about the previous programmes on our project page

 

Download the full calls in English or Welsh below:

– OPEN CALL
GALWAD AGORED

Send your applications to info@lit-across-frontiers.org, post@waleslitexchange.org, and nici@lit-across-frontiers.org before midnight on April 13th, 2024. Successful applicants will be announced by May 6th.

🔍 For further questions about the open call, contact us at the provided addresses with the subject line ‘Ulysses’ Shelter enquiry.’

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