Conferences & Residencies Database

Looking to meet up with agents and editors? To join a supportive writing community? Or to find the perfect environment to fuel your writing practice? The Conferences & Residencies database includes details about over two hundred writing conferences, writers residencies, and literary festivals.

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Eventsort icon A Room of Her Own Retreat for Women Writers
Conference
Abiquiu, NM

The A Room of Her Own Retreat for Women Writers was held from August 12, 2013, to August 18, 2013, at the Ghost Ranch Education and Retreat Center in Abiquiu,...

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Eventsort icon Alabama Book Festival
Festival
Montgomery, AL

The 2015 Alabama Book Festival was held on April 11 in Old Alabama Town in downtown Montgomery. The festival featured workshops, readings, book signings, and a book fair. Participating writers...

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Eventsort icon Algonkian Novel Retreat
Conference
Sterling, VA

The Algonkian Novel Retreat was held from May 27 to May 31 at Algonkian Regional Park in Sterling, Virginia, approximately 30 miles northwest of Washington, D.C. The retreat offered faculty...

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Eventsort icon Algonkian Writer Conference–New York City Pitch
Conference
New York, NY

The Algonkian Writer Conference–New York City Pitch for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers was held from June 4 to June 7 at the Ripley-Grier Studios in New York City....

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Eventsort icon Algonkian Writer Conference–Write to Market
Conference
Corte Madera, CA

The Algonkian Writer Conference–Write to Market for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers will be held from November 12 to November 15 at the Corte Madera Best Western...

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Eventsort icon ALTA Conference
Conference
Richardson, TX

The 35th annual American Literary Translators Association (ALTA) Conference was held from October 3 to October 6, 2012, at the Memorial Art Gallery and the Strathallan Hotel in Rochester, New...

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