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 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Writing & Yoga Retreat in Newport, Rhode Island
Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Writing & Yoga Retreat in Newport, Rhode Island
Conference
Newport, RI

The 2015 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Writing & Yoga Retreat will be held from April 2 to April 5 in Newport, Rhode Island. The retreat offers workshops in poetry, fiction,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 4/2/15 Application Deadline 3/15/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Conference
Minneapolis, MN

The annual AWP Conference and Bookfair will be held from April 8 to April 11 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The conference offers over 550 panel discussions, readings, a bookfair,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 4/8/15 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Iceland Writers Retreat
Conference
Reykjavík, Iceland

The Iceland Writers Retreat for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers will be held from April 8 to April 12 in the Icelandair Hotel Reykjavík Natura in Reykjavík, Iceland. The...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 4/8/15 Application Deadline 2/20/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Austin International Poetry Festival
Austin International Poetry Festival
Festival
Austin, TX

The 23rd annual Austin International Poetry Festival will be held from April 9 to April 12. The festival offers readings, workshops, open mikes, and poetry slams in various venues throughout...

Genre Poetry Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 4/9/15 Application Deadline 4/1/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Alabama Book Festival
Festival
Montgomery, AL

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

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 4/11/15 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Lorca’s Granada Writers’ Retreat & Colloquia
Conference
Granada, Spain

The annual Lorca’s Granada Retreat will be held from April 13 to April 27 and May 14 to May 28 in Granada, Spain. The retreat offers time to write, one-on-one...

Genre Not Genre-Specific Free? No Event Datesort icon 4/13/15 Application Deadline
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