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


Source: Oman News Agency