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.

Event Genre Free? Event Datesort icon Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
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 Library of Congress National Book Festival
Festival
Washington, DC

The 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival will be held on August 30 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The program features readings and presentations...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 8/30/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Write Away Writers Retreat
Write Away Writers Retreat
Conference
Český Krumlov, Czech Republic

The Literary Bohemian’s Write Away Writers Retreat will be held from August 31 to September 4 at the Krumlov House in Český Krumlov, Czech Republic. The retreat offers workshops, private...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 8/31/14 Application Deadline 8/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Colorado Art Ranch Residency Program
Colorado Art Ranch Residency Program
Residency
Hayden, CO

The Colorado Art Ranch offers a residency at Carpenter Ranch in Routt County, Colorado, from September 1 to September 30 for one poet, fiction writer, or creative nonfiction...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 9/1/14 Application Deadline 5/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Poets on the Coast
Conference
La Conner, WA

The fourth annual Poets on the Coast weekend writing retreat for women will be held from September 5 to September 7 at the Country Inn in the historic river town...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 9/5/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Slice Literary Writers Conference
Conference
Brooklyn, NY

The fourth annual Slice Literary Writers’ Conference will be held from September 6 to September 7 at St. Francis College in downtown Brooklyn, New York. The conference offers craft workshops,...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 9/6/14 Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Deadline 6/15/14