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 Iowa Summer Writing Festival
Iowa Summer Writing Festival
Conference
Iowa City, IA

The 28th 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 6/1/14 Application Deadline
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Event Fine Arts Work Center Summer Workshop Program
Conference
Provincetown, MA

The Fine Arts Work Center’s annual summer workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction will be held from June 15 to August 29 in Provincetown, Massachusetts. The faculty includes poets...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/15/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline 4/15/14
Event Art Workshop International
Art Workshop International
Conference
Assisi, Italy

The 34th annual Art Workshop International will be held from July 12 to July 25 and July 26 to August 8 in Assisi, Italy. The conference offers 12-day...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/12/14 Application Deadline 6/17/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Norman Mailer Writers Colony
Norman Mailer Writers Colony
Residency
Salt Lake City, UT

The Norman Mailer Center and Writers Colony offers three-week residencies from July 12 to August 2 for five poets, five fiction writers, and five nonfiction writers in Salt Lake City....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/12/14 Application Deadline 4/18/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Sitka Symposium
Conference
Sitka, AK

The 2014 Sitka Symposium will be held from July 20 to July 26 on the Sheldon Jackson Campus in Sitka, Alaska. The conference offers workshops, craft discussions, readings, and local...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/20/14 Application Deadline
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Event Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference
Conference
Wilmington, VT

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from from July 25 to July 28 in Wilmington, Vermont; from September 19 to September 22 in Truchas, New Mexico, and from...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/25/14 Application Deadline
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