OPEN CALL: New writing from Turkey and the UK

| by Daisy Leitch

The British Council is launching a short story competition, on the theme of ‘diversity’, in partnership with two literary institutions in the UK and Turkey. Deadline for applications is by midnight 31 December 2017. Find out how you can apply!


DISCOVER - New writing from Turkey and the UK

Open call for emerging short story writers... read on to find out how you can be part of a new project showcasing Turkish and British short story writers. The British Council in Turkey aims to build a bridge between Turkish and UK writers, facilitate dialogue between literary professionals in both countries, and create a platform to bring works by Turkish and British writers to new audiences. British Council is launching a short story competition, on the theme of ‘diversity’, in partnership with two literary institutions: ITEF - Istanbul Tanpınar Literature Festival in Turkey, and Word Factory in the UK. Winning stories will be published on a new British Council digital platform, alongside newly commissioned stories by established authors from Turkey and the UK. All the stories will be translated into the other language (English/Turkish). 

SEE THE FULL DETAILS AND APPLY HERE

 

 

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