New writers’ residency opportunity in French Polynesia

An exciting new two-month residency for writers is on offer in French Polynesia.

It is aimed at published authors from the Pacific region (including New Zealand and Australia) in categories of literature, poetry, theatre and children’s and young adult fiction, who wish to pursue a writing project in French, English or an indigenous language.

The residency runs from September to December 2022. Applications close on 1 June. For more information or to apply, go to