OSWL sets deadline for entries of Cultural Creativity Award

Muscat: The Omani Society for Writers and Literati (OSWL) has set after tomorrow (Thursday) as the deadline for receiving entries of the Cultural Creativity Award for the best cultural literary publications.

OSWL has approved this year’s competition in the areas of poetry, short stories, novels, historical studies, literary studies in the field of criticism, autobiography and biography.

The competition is for all Omani writers and literati provided that the author does not participate in more than one of the branches of the competition and that the first edition of the participating book released in the year in which the award is announced or the previous year (2017 – 2018), that the book has not already won the a local or foreign competition, and that five nonreturnable copies to be submitted.

The award will be blocked in case less than two works are submitted in any field. –ONA