Activities

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.