Disciplines 
Literature
Language 
German/English
Founded 
1982
Duration 
5 months: from May to September
Paid by host 

Grant of 900 euros pro month, accomodation and costs of accomodation (water, gas, electricity).

Application guidelines 

Applicants must have already published a book. The application should contain: biography, bibliography, max. 10 pages of extract, a short explanation for your application. The application should be sent before September 30th to the Cultural Department of the City of Otterndorf (Kulturamt der Stadt Otterndorf) or per mail. The cultural board of the City will choose the writer in residence.

criteria resident
mid-career

Gartenhaus am Süderwall

Gartenhaus am Süderwall

Description 

The City of Otterndorf provides a 5-month stipend for writers who wish to have free time to work or to find new ideas and wish to work as "StadtschreiberIn" (city's writer). The artist in residence will stay at the Gartenhaus am Süderwall, a private house with bedroom, work space, utilities and all required technical means for one resident to work there.

Outcome 

The City of Otterndorf expects from the writer that he/she will present his/her previous work during the summer cultural program.

Accommodation Information 

Free accomodation in the Gartenhaus.

Location 

The residency set up in the town of Otterndorf, with a history covering six hundred years and an architectural heritage of its old town, has a great historical interest.

Address: 
EschStrasse
50
21762 Otterndorf
Germany
Stadt Otterndorf - Marktstraße 21
21762 Otterndorf
Germany
Telephone 
0049 47 51 91 91 02
Fax 
0049 47 51 91 91 41

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