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 Jentel Artist Residency Program
Jentel Artist Residency Program
Residency
Banner, WY

The Jentel Foundation offers four-week residencies from mid-May to mid-December to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a cattle ranch in the Lower Piney Creek Valley, 20 miles...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 5/15/16 Application Deadline 1/15/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Event The Writer's Hotel Writers Conference
Conference
New York City, NY

The 2016 Writer’s Hotel Writers Conference will be held from June 1 to June 7 in New York City at the Bryant Park Hotel, the Library Hotel, and the...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/1/16 Application Deadline 4/22/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Writing About Art in Barcelona
Writing About Art in Barcelona
Conference
Barcelona, Spain

The third annual Writing About Art in Barcelona workshop for poets and creative nonfiction writers will be held from June 1 to June 10 at Jiwar, a heritage house...

Genre Poetry, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/1/16 Application Deadline
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Event Bear River Writers’ Conference
Bear River Writers’ Conference
Conference
Petoskey, MI

The 2016 Bear River Writers’ Conference, sponsored by the University of Michigan, will be held from June 2 to June 6 at Camp Michigania on Walloon Lake, near Petoskey,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/2/16 Application Deadline 4/29/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Chautauqua Writers’ Festival
Chautauqua Writers’ Festival
Conference
Chautauqua, NY

The 13th annual Chautauqua Writers’ Festival will be held from June 2 to June 5 at the historic Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, New York. The conference features workshops in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/2/16 Application Deadline 5/31/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Indiana University Writers’ Conference
Conference
Bloomington, IN

The 2016 Indiana University Writers’ Conference will be held from June 4 to June 8 on the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington. The conference features workshops in poetry...

Genre Poetry, Fiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/4/16 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline