November 16, 2018: launch of the new edition of the VULCANIA Award, “The adventure of the Earth”,
organized in partnership with the association “Il Faut Aller Voir” as part of the RENDEZ-VOUS TRAVEL BOOK in Clermont-Ferrand.
VULCANIA PRIZE OF TRAVEL NOTEBOOK
It is intended to encourage the creation of travel books made on the theme “The Adventure of the Earth” (discovery, society, legends, fiction, history, environment, geology …). It is awarded every two years.
The prize consists of a travel grant of 1,500 euros to a volcanic country, to make a specific book that will be exposed to Vulcania.
The winner, nominated by the public and a jury from several candidates exhibiting their works, is invited to make a trip and present the following year a travel diary from his volcanic journey to Vulcania.
THE "PRINCIPLE" OF THE VULCANIA AWARD
This is a renewed operation based on a two-year cycle.
Year n: Launch of the contest at the Rendez-Vous of the Travel Book, exhibition of a selection of notebooks during the following season and designation by vote of a winner.
Year n + 1: specific exhibition of the new booklet produced by the laureate. November launch of the n + 2 year competition.