Sozopol Fiction Seminars 2013

The 106 applications we received and their quality made it an extremely strong and competitive year, as well as difficult for the jury to make choices, but we are happy to announce the result.

FINALISTS:
Aurora Brackett
Diana Spechler
Natalie Bakopoulos
Rita Ciresi
Tim O'Sullivan

SEMI-FINALISTS:
Ayobami Adebayo
Cezarija Abartis
Courtney Amber Kilian
Julianne Pachico
Michael Hyde
Rochelle Spencer
Ruth Gilligan
Sharlene Teo

We thank all candidates and encourage them to try again another year. Jurors this year were Elizabeth Kostova and Travis Holland.