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 Alabama Book Festival
Festival
Montgomery, AL

The 2014 Alabama Book Festival will be held on April 19 in Montgomery at Old Alabama Town. The festival features discussions, readings, book signings, and a book fair. Participants writers...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 4/19/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Arkansas Literary Festival
Festival
Little Rock, AR

The 11th annual Arkansas Literary Festival will be held from April 24 to April 27 at the Central Arkansas Library System’s Main Library and other venues in Little Rock and...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 4/24/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Sarah Lawrence College Poetry Festival
Festival
Bronxville, NY

The 2014 Sarah Lawrence College Poetry Festival will be held from April 25 to April 27 on the campus of Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York, located 15 miles...

Genre Poetry Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 4/25/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event PEN World Voices Festival
Festival
New York, NY

The tenth annual PEN World Voices Festival will be held from April 28 to May 4 at various venues throughout New York City. The festival will feature debates, workshops, and...

Genre Not Genre-Specific Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 4/28/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Grub Street Muse and the Marketplace Conference
Conference
Boston, MA

The 13th annual Muse and the Marketplace Conference will be held from May 2 to May 4 at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. The conference, designed for fiction and...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 5/2/14 Application Deadline 4/28/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Ontario Writers' Conference
Conference
Ajax, Canada

The 2014 Ontario Writers’ Conference for fiction and creative nonfiction writers will be held from May 2 to May 3 in Ajax, Ontario, approximately 25 miles northeast of...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 5/2/14 Application Deadline 3/31/14 Financial Aid Deadline