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New Flash Fiction Competition: Flash Europa 28



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Calling all Young Irish Flash Fiction Writers!

Would you like to see your work in Chinese translation?

Ireland Literature Exchange is looking for flash fiction set in Ireland for a new competition, Flash Europa 28. The competition is being run in co-operation with the Irish Embassy in Beijing.

Five winning entries, along with fiction from the other 27 EU member states, will be published in Chinese by Bookworm, a China-based literary organisation, and distributed online free of charge to Chinese readers.

  • Applicants must be 28 years of age or under
  • Submissions must be a maximum of 500 words
  • Stories must be clearly set in Ireland
  • Closing date for receipt of submissions is 5.00pm on Friday 15 August, 2014
  • Submissions should be made to Sinéad Mac Aodha, National Competition Manager: flashfiction@irelandliterature.com

Take a look at the Flash Europa 28 Information Sheetand the Flash Europa 28 Submission Guidelines.

[English version above]
Glaoch ar gach Scríbhneoir Óg Éireannach Mearfhicsin!

Ar mhaith leat do shaothar a fheiceáil in aistriúchán Sínise?

Tá Idirmhalartán Litríocht Éireann ar lorg mearfhicsin atá suite in Éirinn le haghaidh comórtas nua dar teideal Flash Europa 28. Tá an comórtas á reáchtáil i gcomhar le hAmbasáid na hÉireann i mBéising.

Déanfaidh Bookworm, ar eagraíocht liteartha é atá lonnaithe sa tSín, cúig iontráil rathúla agus ficsean ó na 27 ballstát eile den AE a fhoilsiú i Sínis agus dáilfear iad ar líne saor in aisce ar léitheoirí Síneacha.

  • Ní mór d’iarratasóirí bheith 28 bliain d’aois nó níos óige
  • Ní mór 500 focal ar a mhéad a bheith in aighneachtaí
  • Ní mór na scéalta a bheith suite go soiléir in Éirinn
  • Is é 5.00pm Dé hAoine an 15 Lúnasa, 2014, an dáta deiridh ar a nglacfar le haighneachtaí.
  • Ba cheart aighneachtaí a sheoladh chuig Sinéad Mac Aodha, Bainisteoir Náisiúnta an Chomórtais: flashfiction@irelandliterature.com