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...