“Ədibin Evi” announces Story Writing Contest! in Baku, Azerbaijan

“Ədibin Evi” is a historic house in Old Town of Baku where Mir Jalal, a prominent
XX century Azerbaijani writer and scholar, lived in the 1930s and 1940s. Since
2017, “Ədibin Evi” has been serving as a center of projects promoting

Azerbaijani literature, language and culture.


1st place: 3000M  2nd place: 2000M  3rd place: 1000M
                          (2 awards)          (3 awards)


Rules and Conditions:
. The contest is open to professional and amateur writers of all ages and nationalities.
. Submitted stories should not exceed 1500 words.
. Only unpublished stories are accepted.
. The stories can be submitted in any language
. There are no limitations on topic selection.
. Submissions should be attached to an email and sent to edibinevi@gmail.com
by April 1, 2020.


The jury committee consists of professional writers and literary scholars, and is headed by Elchin Afandiyev, a well-known contemporary writer. The winners will be announced and prizes awarded in May in Baku.

Contact: +99450 254 12 17 | edibinevi@gmail.com | Baku, Old City, Kichik Gala str.18