Message From The Chair
APWT THANKS its first institutional backers—Griffith University's Centre for Creative Arts Research and the Australian National University. Their funding goes towards supporting a part-time salary for our executive assistant, Dr Sanaz Fotouhi. Members will hear from Sanaz in newsletters and personal emails. She works with our volunteer executive director Jane Camens and is currently developing both our forthcoming China conference and out events next year [...]Read more...
APWT’s 2016 China Summit10th August 2016
Authors with an interest in Asia-Pacific, which is already the world's biggest market for English language books, are meeting November 25 to 27 for a networking and career development summit at Sun Yat-sen University, set in beautiful gardens in Guangzhou, a short train ride from Hong Kong.
Meet writers, editors, translators and publishers. Academics and new authors also welcome. There are a limited number of places, [...]Read more...
Opportunities1st August 2016
Members can log in now to see our AUGUST listings. Under NEW OPPORTUNITIES you'll find information about...
- The Asian American Literary Awards
- The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award
- The Red Hen Fiction Award
- Ouen Press Short Story Competition
- The Observer / Anthony Burgess Prize for Arts Journalism
- The Made Up Words Short Story Competition
- The Barthelme Prize for Short [...]Read more...