English, Croatian, German
4 weeks
Paid by host 

accommodation, stipend (800 EUR)

Application guidelines 

Writers and translators are invited to apply for a four weeks residency, mentioning individually the most suitable month, and the committee will announce the candidate in due time whether the chosen slot is available.



Marko Marulić

Marko Marulić

Writers and Translators in Residence


KURS Organisation offers the residential programme “Writers and translators in residence Marko Marulić“ which aims to connect the literary life of Split with other European book centres and to make the literary scene of the city more vivid. It bears the name of Marko Marulić because he was one of the literature symbols of Split. The programme includes accommodation in the heart of the old town.
Partners of the project: the City of Split, Republic of Croatia Ministry of Culture and Traduki. 

The main goal of the programme is to host for a month writers and translators in Split, to introduce them into the cultural life of the city, to organise several presentation of their work and lectures as well. This project intends to be carried out in collaboration and in partnership with other residential centres of Europe especially from Germany, Austria and Switzerland and also from Central and Southeastern Europe.


The selected writers and translators, besides working on their books, ought to present their work in front of public from Split within the presentations organised by Kurs organisation as well as to keep a diary of his/her stay. Their works shall be published on KURS site and on the blog dedicated to this programme. The aim is to stimulate the writers and translators to become an active part in the literary and cultural life of the city, by attending various meetings with other colleagues, writers, translators and other artists which are going to be organised during their staying.

Accommodation Information 

furnished apartment in the centre of the town

A. Mihanovića 27
21000 Split

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