Domestic Publishing Houses Once Again Most Successful in Europe

Domestic Publishing Houses Once Again Most Successful in Europe

08/09/2020

The results of the call for project proposals for literary works in 2020 have been published.

Publishing houses from Serbia are again at the top of the list of winners ̶ in the category of two-year projects, seven publishing houses were supported.
These are Publishing House “Darma” from Priboj, Publishing House “Arete” from Belgrade, Publishing House “Heliks” from Smederevo, Publishing House “Propolis buks” from Belgrade, Publishing House “Štrik” from Belgrade, Publishing House “Partizanska knjiga” from Kikinda and “Kontrast izdavaštvo” from Belgrade.

We are congratulating everyone for their success, and we are especially pleased that there are new publishers among the winners of the Creative Europe programme support. This year a record number of competition applications from Serbia has been supported, as many as 7 projects of literary translations, placing Serbia on the first spot by success in this year’s competition. Apart from Serbia, among the most successful are also North Macedonia with 6 supported projects, Spain with 5 supported projects, Poland with 5 supported projects and Italy with 4 supported projects.

The total grants awarded to publishing houses from Serbia amounts to 375,330.34 €. More info about the competition results can be found here (under the section “Topic conditions and documents”).