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Creative writing handbook

A handbook that consists of all lectures delivered within the Sozopol seminar is available now, for Kindle and in pdf to download....


Contemporary Bulgarian Writers in English presents up-to-date profiles of living Bulgarian authors of fiction and short stories.
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The Elizabeth Kostova Foundation and Vagabond, Bulgaria's English Monthly, cooperate in order to enrich the English language with translations of contemporary Bulgarian writers. Each month we give you the chance to read a selected excerpt of a Bulgarian writer. Some of the presented writers will be translated in English for the first time. Enjoy our fiction pages.
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To achieve its goals the Foundation implements the following activities:

  • Annual creative writing seminar
  • Translation awards and scholarships
  • Creative writing competitions
  • Seminars, conducted by Bulgarian or English native-speaking writers
  • Public readings and lectures on literary craft
  • Mainstream media coverage of Bulgarian writers and their work, and of literary craft
  • Support of Bulgarian educational programmes in creative writing
  • Projects that foster connections among Bulgarian writers and between Bulgarian writers and their colleagues abroad
  • Opportunities for Bulgarian writers to volunteer for activities that help build their own communities and readership
  • Long-term development of literary translators of Bulgarian from the U.S. and the U.K.