“Great Silk Way” International Youth Union annually organizes the International Forum of Young Poetesses.
Deadline: 20th February, 2015
Age: 18-35 years
Original pieces of their work should be delivered in their native languages; however, the attachments of translation into English are mandatory. There is no fixed subject for the poems delivered by the poetesses as well as the limit in length.
The forum will consist of 3 days:
1. The first day will include various cultural programs, sightseeing and leisure.
2. The second day of the Forum will include the official opening ceremony, with participation of famous poets, writers and public figures, alongside with presentations of works of participants. Second half of the day will be dedicated to thematic sessions on specific topics with attendance of participants. The thematic sessions will be moderated by famous men of the pen, public figures and will provide with opportunity of sharing views, challenges and brainstorming on new ideas.
3. The third day of the Forum will give an opportunity to participants to have meetings with various writers, poets and their peers to share their work with them and discuss literature.
Travel costs of participants to and from Baku, as well as accommodation and meal expenses are covered by host organization. Travel costs will be reimbursed after arrival of participants in Baku upon presenting the original receipts of all the payments. The host organization provides participants with all the necessary documents for obtaining visa.
“International Forum of Young Poetesses” is an project implemented by “Great Silk Way” International Youth Union.