Polish Cultural Institute in the UK

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 […]


Thursday April 18th, 2013

Bacacay is a blog covering literary festivals, prizes and studies related to Polish literature.

Conrad Festival, Krakow, Poland

Saturday March 30th, 2013

The Conrad Festival is a large-scale project by the City of Krakow, “Tygodnik Powszechny” foundation, Krakow Festival Office and a number of institutions and supporters.

Port Literacki Festival, Wroclaw, Poland

Saturday March 30th, 2013

For 3 days the Na Grobli studio in Wroclaw turns into the literary haven, welcoming dozens of authors from Poland and abroad as well as hundreds of readers to the inspiring mix […]

Krakow Book Fair

Wednesday March 13th, 2013

The Book Fair in Krakow is the largest publishing fair in Poland, attracting 539 publishers and 35 000 visitors in 2011.

Warsaw Book Fair

Wednesday March 13th, 2013

Warsaw Book Fair first took place in 2010 and has been growing year on year ever since. It attracted exhibitors and authors from 20 countries in 2012. More information can be […]

Found in Translation Prize for Polish literature

Wednesday March 13th, 2013

The Polish Cultural Institutes in the UK and US, in co-operation with the Polish Book Institute, run an annual prize for the translation of a book from Polish ‘Found in Translation’.... more

Villa Decius, Poland

Wednesday March 13th, 2013

Villa Decius, near Krakow in Poland, offers residencies to translators and some scholarships are available. http://www.villa.org.pl/

The Polish Book Institute

Wednesday March 13th, 2013

The Polish Book Institute is a national institution established by the Polish Ministry of Culture based in Kraków. The Institute’s basic aims are to influence the reading public and to popularise... more