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 Peripatetic Writing Workshop and Retreat
Conference
Anna Maria Island, FL

The 2015 Peripatetic Writing Workshop and Retreat for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers will be held from January 24 to February 4, 2015, on Anna Maria Island, on the...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 1/24/15 Application Deadline 12/1/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Tin House Winter Writer’s Workshop
Conference
Newport, OR

The Tin House Winter Writer’s Workshop will be held from January 30 to February 2 for fiction writers and from February 6 to February 9 for creative nonfiction writers at...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 1/30/15 Application Deadline
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Event UCLA Extension Writers Studio
UCLA Extension Writers Studio
Conference
Los Angeles, CA

The Writers Studio, sponsored by the University of California in Los Angeles Extension Writers’ Program, will be held from February 5 to February 8, 2015, in Los Angeles. The conference...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 2/5/15 Application Deadline
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Event San Miguel Writers’ Conference
Conference
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

The 2015 San Miguel Writers’ Conference and Literary Festival will be held from February 11 to February 15 at the Hotel Real de Minas in San Miguel de...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 2/11/15 Application Deadline
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Event Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference
Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference
Conference
Tempe, AZ

The 2015 Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference will be held from February 19 to February 21 on the Arizona State University campus in Tempe. The conference features panel discussions,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 2/19/15 Application Deadline 2/17/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Tupelo Press Writing Conference
Conference
Austin, TX

The Tupelo Press Writing Conference will be held from February 27 to March 1 in Austin, Texas. The conference offers a workshop for poets; the workshop will focus on the...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 2/27/15 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
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