Contest Announcement: Writers

The contest is for publication of contemporary Bulgarian novel in English language.

All candidates should be Bulgarian citizens with at least one published novel.
Each writer can apply with one translated excerpt from a novel.
In order to apply, please send:
• Minimum 30, maximum 50 pages from your novel (Times New Roman, 12 pt, 1,5 space);
• Biography (maximum 300 words);
• Synopsis (maximum 1500 words);
All materials should be in English language.
Closing date: 16 September 2011
Please submit your applications by e-mail to Simona Ilieva EKF’s coordinator, at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

The winning title will be published by Open Letter Books in 2012.
The programme is supported by the America for Bulgaria Foundation.