For more about the 2009 Sozopol Fiction Seminar, as well as the literary tradition and current state of publishing in Bulgaria, please see my essay Art in Translation, which appears in the July issue of Vagabond, Bulgarias English Monthly.
Ten scholarships, valued at approximately 1, 600 each, to attend the Sozopol Seminars in Sozopol, Bulgaria, are given in alternating years to five fiction or creative nonfiction writers working in English and five working in Bulgarian. Find the perfect audience for your poems, stories, essays, and reviews by researching over one thousand literary magazines. In the Literary Magazines database youll find editorial policies, submission guidelines, contact you need to know before submitting your work to the publications that share your vision for your work.
He has received fellowships and scholarships from Vermont Studio Fellowship, Key West Literary Seminars, and a Sozopol Fiction Seminars. He was a founding board member of the Center for Afrofuturist Studies.
The Sozopol Seminars Scholarships is for novels or short story collections. Submit an excerpt for a chance to earn a 4day stay at a creative writing workshop in Bulgaria, including half of your travel costs. Five winners. The 2012 Sozopol Fiction Seminar: May 24 27 Ten scholarships, valued at approximately 1, 600 each, will be available to attend the 2012 Sozopol Fiction Seminars in Sozopol, Bulgaria.
Funding will support five fiction writers working in English and five fiction writers working in Bulgarian.
Partnering with the Elizabeth Kostova Foundation (EKF), the Roth Endowment helps support the annual Sozopol Fiction Seminar, held in historic Sozopol, a beautiful town on Bulgarias Black Sea coast.
She and I were fellows at the Sozopol Fiction Seminar, where we joined four other Bulgarian and American writers in crosscultural writing workshops on the Black Sea Coast. We were a funny mixincluding a boxer, a priest, a criminalthough everyone was warm and gracious. Alexander Sekulov was born on January 6, 1964, in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. He graduated from the professional school for stage arts as an assistant producer and got his masters degree in Bulgarian philology from Paisiy Hilendarski Plovdiv University.
Online and inperson tutoring to help students master writing and grammar, gain study skills, and develop academic confidence. Your audience is made up of administrators and teachers who have been reading stacks of essays every day. I was a nominee for the 2010 Pushcart Prize and a 2013 Sozopol Fiction Seminar Fellow. Recent notes