Nanjing UNESCO City of Literature International Writers Residency

16th August 2023

Deadline: Wednesday 20th September 2023

About: Nanjing is offering 6 two-week residencies in 2023 to writers, poets and translators from all UNESCO Cities of Literature (including Exeter). The theme for 2023 program is “Urban Life and Literature”. Accommodation, flights, food, and travel expenses will be covered by Nanjing City of Literature and writers will receive a stipend of $1,200 USD.

How to apply: Applicants will need to submit:

  • A CV with a passport photo and a life size photo;
  • Extracts from published works;
  • Proof in writing of connection with a City of Literature, when applicable.

To: Lilas YUAN, Director of Nanjing Literature Center – yuan.lilas@qq.com and Danni Yang, Project Manager – 2308123125@qq.com by 20th September 2023.