Asia Pacific Writers & Translators (APWT) formerly Asia-Pacific Writing Partnership' | APWT builds, promotes and helps sustain the careers of authors and literary translators in the Asia Pacific region.

Opportunities & Events

APWT MEMBERS can log in to see details of our Opportunities and Events listings on the top bar of this page for details about the following. Go to 'read more' below, you can become a member now by clicking this link. (You can't open the link until you click 'read more', which opens this page.)

March Listings include —


- Thresholds International Short Fiction Feature Writing Competition
- The Kenneth Branagh Award for New Drama Writing
- Jack Kerouac Writer in Residence Project
- The Dundee International Book Prize
- Asymptote call for submissions
- District Lit call for submissions
- The Liminisa Short Story Contest
- The Joao Roque Literary Journal call for submissions
- Dangerous Creations: Real-life Frankenstein Stories call for submissions
- Scribe Publications call for submissions
- Masters Review call for submissions
- Field of Words Short Story Competition
- Brush Talks call for submissions
- The Chaos call for submissions
- Muse: A Journal call for submissions
- Backbone Press call for submissions
- Event Magazine’s Non-Fiction Contest
- Sixteen Rivers Press call for submissions
- The Asian Scientist Writing Prize
- Oyster River Pages call for submissions
- The New Measure Poetry Prize
- Madeline Thien: Displacement and Defiance (Melbourne)
- What Was Writing For? Transmission Scenes in Warring States Exacavated Manuscripts (New York)
- The Tall Tales/Grassroots Writers Retreat (Mumbai)
- The Storyteller's Workshop (Mumbai)
- AfterWords: Writing as Resistance (Singapore)
- The Art and Industry of Literary Translation (Melbourne)
- The Great Indian Literary Festival (Udaipur)
- Shanghai International Literary Festival (Shanghai)
- Timothy Garton Ash in Conversation: Free Speech Under Attack Talk (Hong Kong)
- Translation Symposium (London)
- Ireland's Imperial Mandarin: Book Talk with Mark O'Neill (Beijing)
- Translation from Outside the Metropolis (London)
- A Story from The Lap of Nature with Madhavi Menon (Delhi)
 - Telling Stories to Teenagers Workshop (Singapore)
- AFCC 2017: Writers & Illustrators Retreat (Singapore)
- Writing Memoir Workshop with Alice Pung (Melbourne)
 - International Literary Translation & Creative Writing Summer School (Norwich)

Members can log in (top right of this Home page) to access the listings. If you've forgotten your user login or password, email

Members may list upcoming events or opportunities by sending information about events and opportunities by emailing our Events and Opportunities researcher Manisha at



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