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 Writing About Art in Barcelona
Writing About Art in Barcelona
Conference
Barcelona, Spain

The second biannual Writing About Art in Barcelona poetry workshop will take place from May 31 to June 9 at Jiwar, a heritage house in the Gràcia district...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 5/31/15 Application Deadline
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Event Iowa Summer Writing Festival
Iowa Summer Writing Festival
Conference
Iowa City, IA

The 29th annual Iowa Summer Writing Festival will be held during June and July on the University of Iowa campus in Iowa City. The festival, open to writers of all...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/1/15 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Lighthouse Lit Fest
Conference
Denver, CO

The tenth annual Lighthouse Lit Fest will be held from June 5 to June 19 at the Lighthouse Writers Workshop in Denver, Colorado. The conference features workshops in poetry, fiction,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/5/15 Application Deadline 3/15/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Yale Writers' Conference
Conference
New Haven, CT

The 2015 Yale Writers' Conference will be held from June 6 to June 16 and from June 18 to June 21 on the campus of Yale University in New Haven,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/6/15 Application Deadline
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Event Santa Barbara Writers Conference
Santa Barbara Writers Conference
Conference
Santa Barbara, CA

The 43rd annual Santa Barbara Writers Conference will be held from June 7 to June 12 at the Hyatt Santa Barbara in California. The program offers workshops in poetry, fiction,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/7/15 Application Deadline
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Event Tinker Mountain Writers' Workshop
Tinker Mountain Writers' Workshop
Conference
Roanoke, VA

The 10th annual Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop will be held from June 7 to June 12 on the campus of Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia. The conference features workshops in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/7/15 Application Deadline 5/4/15 Financial Aid Deadline