Events February 2018

1 February - Tiananmen to Pyongyang, Kabul to Baghdad: A Reporter's Inspiring Journey (New York) Join us for a special program with Bob Woodruff — a conversation about Asia, about the many issues he has covered on the continent, and about the remarkable and inspiring...

Opportunities February 2018

The Text Prize aims to discover incredible new books for young adults and children by Australian and New Zealand writers. Awarded annually to the best manuscript written for young readers, the prize has unearthed extraordinary, multi-award-winning books and launched...

Events January 2018

10 January - Book Talk: Trying Not to Try by Edward Slingerland (Beijing) We’re typically taught that the best way to reach our goals or to be satisfied is to try harder or strive more intensely, but pushing harder is often actually counterproductive. Some of the most...

Opportunities January 2018

The Fiction Factory Short Story Competition accepts stories of up to 3000 words on any theme. The winning stories will be published online and in an upcoming anthology. Deadline: 7 January. The sixth Hektoen International Grand Prix Essay Competition will award three...