Applications for International Poetry Festival of Genoa

Bogliasco Foundation Fellows in Literature are invited to submit applications to the International Poetry Festival of Genoa, which will take place June 11-20, 2015. Kindly submit a CV and five poems by March 15th in order to be considered. We will then share your materials with the Festival's panel, which is making the final decision. Each selected participant will be asked to give one or two readings, and will receive hospitality at the Study Center for 2-3 nights. Learn more! 

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Located in the fishing village of Bogliasco near Genoa, a region of extraordinary beauty whose landscape has stimulated creative expression for centuries, the Bogliasco Foundation offers one-month residencies to individuals of all nations who can demonstrate notable achievement in the Arts and Humanities.


Each year, the Bogliasco Foundation awards approximately 50 Fellowships, without regard to nationality, age, race, gender, or religion, in any subject area of the following disciplines: archaeology, architecture, classics, dance, film/video, history, landscape architecture, literature, music, philosophy, theater, visual arts.


In 18 years, the Study Center has welcomed nearly 800 Fellows from 55 different countries. In the Fall 2014 semester, 27 Fellows from 14 countries are working on new projects that will enrich the global cultural landscape.


The Foundation frequently hosts special events in Italy and New York featuring projects developed by Fellows in residence.  Bogliasco Fellows also regularly exhibit, perform, and publish their acclaimed work around the globe.