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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Event Djerassi Resident Artists Program
Residency
Woodside, CA

The Djerassi Resident Artists Program offers monthlong residencies from mid-March through mid-November to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 580-acre ranch located approximately 40 miles south of...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadlinesort icon 3/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
Residency
Woodstock, NY

The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild offers monthlong residencies from June through September to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a historic 250-acre campus in the Catskill...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadlinesort icon 3/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline 3/15/14
Event Ontario Writers' Conference
Conference
Ajax, Canada

The 2014 Ontario Writers’ Conference for fiction and creative nonfiction writers was held from May 2 to May 3 in Ajax, Ontario, approximately 25 miles northeast of Toronto....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadlinesort icon 3/31/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Sewanee Writers’ Conference
Conference
Sewanee, TN

The 25th annual Sewanee Writers’ Conference will be held from July 22 to August 3 on the campus of Sewanee: The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. The conference...

Genre Poetry, Fiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadlinesort icon 4/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Grub Street Muse and the Marketplace Conference
Conference
Boston, MA

The 13th annual Muse and the Marketplace Conference was held from May 2 to May 4 at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. The conference, designed for fiction and creative...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadlinesort icon 4/28/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event River Teeth Nonfiction Conference
Conference
Ashland, OH

The second annual River Teeth Nonfiction Conference was held from May 30 to June 1 at Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio. The conference offered individual manuscript consultations as...

Genre Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadlinesort icon 5/9/14 Financial Aid Deadline 3/1/14