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.)

MAY Listings include —


- Bukambibig Poetry Folio of Spoken Word Philippines call for submissions
- Rhino Poetry's Translation and Outreach Initiative call for submissions
- The Oxford Brookes International Poetry Contest
- The Ploughshares Emerging Writer’s Contest
- Alaska Quarterly Review call for submissions
- St. Francis College Literary Prize
- The Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition
- Griffith Review’s Novella Prize
- Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction
- The Wunder Poetry Contest
- The Storgy Exit Earth Short Story Competition
- Fiction Desk Newcomer Prize
- Carey Institute for Global Good Residency
- Wellstone Center Residency
- Meanjin call for submissions
- Boston Review call for submissions
- Season of Bangla Drama call for submissions
- AGNI call for submissions
- New England Review call for submissions
- The Big Issue Australia call for submissions
- Book Launch: Chikankari: A Lucknow Tradition by Paola Manfredi (Delhi)
- The Writers Room (Singapore)
- The Life and Work of Vince Vozzo (Bejing)
- Auckland Writers Festival (Auckland)
- Masterclass with Lee Batterby: Writing the Weird (Singapore)
- Golden Point Award Workshop Series (Singapore)
- Stories From the Soil: An Evening of Folk Tales (Bangalore)
- Writing, Translation & Place (Norwich)
- Writing About Art Retreat (Barcelona)
- Cross-boundary Practices in Hong Kong Literature (Hong Kong)
- Hisham Mater Book Talk (Melbourne)
- Storyfest: International Storytelling Festival (Singapore)
- Oxford Translation Day (Oxford)
- Developing the Perfect Crime Novel (Singapore)
- Tom Keneally in Conversation (Beijing)
- John Marsden: A Life in Books (Beijing)

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



posted by - | date - 1st May 2017 | category - News - FRONT PAGE ONLY! | | 0

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