The Paul Celan Fellowship Program supports translations from Eastern to Western European languages or vice versa, or between two Eastern European languages of cannonical texts, contemporary key works in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Cultural Studies. Applications are invited by january 31, 2013.
Special emphasis is put on translations of relevant works written by Eastern European authors and/or by female scholars. A thematic relation to one of the IMW’s research fields is likewise welcomed. No applications for works of fiction and poetry are being accepted.
Fellows will spend 3 to 6 months at the IWM between July 2013 and June 2014 and receive a monthly stipend of EUR 2,050 to cover all expenses related to the stay in Vienna. The IWM provides the fellows with an office including access to internet, in-house research and administrative facilities as well as other services free of charge.
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