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Ədibin Evi” Story Writing Contest 2018


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 new center of projects promoting Azerbaijani literature, language and culture.


The contest is open to professional and amateur writers of all ages and nationalities.


Ədibin Evi


There are no limitations on topic selection.

Reward Proposed

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


1st April, 2018.

Rules for Application

  • Submitted stories should not exceed 2000 words.
  • Only unpublished stories are accepted.
  • The stories can be submitted in any language.
  • Submissions should be attached to an email and sent to info@edibinevi.az
  • 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 on April 26, 2018 during 110th anniversary ceremony of Mir Jalal in “Ədibin Evi”

Further Enquiries

Visit Facebook page for more information


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