The call for the 53rd Literary Prize H.C. Andersen is open!

The prize has 6 sections: adults – for people older than 17 – youth – from 11 to 16 – childhood – from 6 to 10 – preschool – from 3 to 5 years old – a section dedicated to graphic novel that this year celebrates the writer Gianni Rodari. Starting from this edition and thanks to the president of the jury Lidia Ravera, there is a new section dedicated to professional writers.

The 23rd edition of Andersen Festival, which will take place from June the 4th to the 7th, will be dedicated to the theme of “Possible Worlds”.

MSF Italia will be charity partner of Andersen Festival 2020. This partnership will allow to strenght the engagement of the Festival in the theme of sustanibility.

Download the call here or at There’s time until the 20th March 2020 to participate.