The Writer's Info Point newsletter for writers and readers launched in Ulyanovsk

The Writer's Info Point newsletter launched in Ulyanovsk for local writers and readers by the “Ulyanovsk UNESCO Literary City” Office. The subscribers will receive information on exclusive writers' opportunities, news, events, etc. 

Furthermore, the distribution includes information on all-Russia and international literary contests and projects, writer's residencies, free educational solutions, local authors’ publications, the city’s literary events, etc. The first newsletter issue has already taken place: authors came to know how to get to Ljubljana’s residency, to apply for the Forum of Ulyanovsk Young Writers, to participate in the contest of teenage authors to publish his/her book, etc. 

 According to the office, a considerable number of distribution applications shows that local writers, poets, playwrights, scriptwriters, and translators are indeed interested in such information. The purpose of the distribution – not only to inform authors on the opportunities but also to update on achievements, projects, and publications of Ulyanovsk writers. It will facilitate promoting the authors by sending to media sources information regarding their successful activities. 

To subscribe to the newsletter send e-mail to The office also advises sending to this address information on literary events, publications of local writers in well-known print and online-magazines, winning in literary competitions, participation in festivals and various projects.