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 Algonkian Novel Workshop
Conference
Sterling, VA

The Algonkian Novel Workshop will be held from September 17 to September 21 at Algonkian Regional Park in Sterling, Virginia, approximately 30 miles northwest of Washington, D.C. The conference offers...

Genre Fiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 9/17/14 Application Deadline
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Event Brooklyn Book Festival
Brooklyn Book Festival
Festival
Brooklyn, NY

The ninth annual Brooklyn Book Festival will be held on September 21 at Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza in New York City. The festival features readings, panels, workshops, and a...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 9/21/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Bread Loaf in Sicily
Bread Loaf in Sicily
Conference
Erice, Italy

The 2014 Bread Loaf in Sicily Conference will be held from September 21 to September 27 in Erice, an ancient, hilltop town on the western coast of Sicily....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 9/21/14 Application Deadline
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Event Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference
Conference
Wilmington, VT

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from September 19 to September 22 in Truchas, New Mexico, from October 24 to October 27 at the White House Inn in...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 9/22/14 Application Deadline
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Event Furious Flower Conference
Conference
Harrisonburg, VA

The 2014 Furious Flower Conference: Seeding the Future of African American Poetry will be held from September 24 to September 27 at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. The conference...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 9/24/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Algonkian Writer Conference–New York City Pitch
Conference
New York, NY

The Algonkian Writer Conference–New York City Pitch for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers will be held from September 25 to September 28 at the Ripley-Grier Studios in New York...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 9/25/14 Application Deadline
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