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Awards | 6. 12. 2017

Jiří Theiner Award – Call for nominations

The prize is named after the man who for many years was editor-in-chief of the magazine Index on Censorship.

Grants, scholarships... | 4. 12. 2017

Successful Czech Literary Centre residency applications announced

Nine residencies will be organised in the first half of 2018.

Grants, scholarships... | 21. 11. 2017

Czech Literary Centre grants for authors travelling to literary events in spring 2018

The deadline for applications for events taking place between 1.2.2018–14.5.2018 is 31.12.2017.

Awards | 20. 10. 2017

Jáchym Topol receives State Award for Literature

Topol received the the Czech Republic’s highest literary honour for his latest novel, A Sensitive Person, and his body of work.

Grants, scholarships... | 26. 9. 2017

Czech Literary Centre spring 2018 residencies

The Czech Literary Centre, a section of the Moravian Library, announces its spring 2018 (March–June) residencies in Prague and Brno.

Grants, scholarships... | 12. 9. 2017

Czech Literary Centre grants for authors travelling to literary events

The Czech Literary Centre, a section of the Moravian Library, announces its programme for the support of Czech authors travelling to literary events.

Grants, scholarships... | 1. 9. 2017

Results of the second round of 2017 translation grants from the Czech Ministry of Culture

The Ministry has allocated more than €85,000 for 39 translations of Czech literature.

Grants, scholarships... | 17. 7. 2017

Successful Czech Literary Centre residency applications announced

The CLC received 124 applications from 35 countries.

News | 11. 7. 2017

Short story by Jana Šrámková in English anthology of European short stories for children

The story by Šrámková is part of the Aarhus 39 anthology.

Awards | 26. 6. 2017

Tomáš Halík wins Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award

I Want You to Be was awarded the gold medal in the philosophy category by the American Library Association.