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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... | 17. 7. 2017

Successful Czech Literary Centre residency applications announced

The CLC received 124 applications from 35 countries.

Awards | 20. 6. 2017

Petra Hůlová’s ‘Three Plastic Rooms’ receives PEN Translates award

Alex Zucker’s English translation of Hůlová’s fourth novel will be published in November.

News | 7. 6. 2017

Online journal seeks Czech stories in English translation

Underpass.co is an online journal for modern literature in translation.

Grants, scholarships... | 6. 6. 2017

New grants for publishing Czech literature abroad

The Czech Ministry of Culture now offers grants for copyright costs, printing, design, promotion and excerpt translations.

Awards | 6. 6. 2017

Tomáš Halík nominated for Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award

The award honours the best books from US independent publishers.

Awards | 5. 6. 2017

Tom Stoppard Prize for Sylvie Richterová

The annual prize was first awarded in 1983 and is given to Czech authors for an essay of special significance.

Awards | 2. 5. 2017

Bianca Bellová receives 2017 EU Prize for Literature

Bellová’s novel The Lake (Jezero) was published in 2016 to widespread critical acclaim.

News | 5. 4. 2017

Apply for residencies in Prague and Brno organised by the Czech Literary Centre

The residencies are for foreign writers, translators, critics and literary scholars.