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 Miami Book Fair International
Miami Book Fair International
Festival
Miami, FL

The 31st annual Miami Book Fair International will be held from November 16 to November 23 at the Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College in downtown Miami. The festival includes...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 11/16/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Hedgebrook
Residency
Whidbey Island, WA

Hedgebrook offers the Master Class Retreat Series of weeklong sessions, limited to six to eight women writers each, on Whidbey Island, about 35 miles northwest of Seattle. The program includes...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 11/16/14 Application Deadline
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Event North Carolina Writers’ Network Fall Conference
Conference
Charlotte, NC

The 2014 North Carolina Writers’ Network Fall Conference will be held from November 21 to November 23 at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina. The conference offers workshops...

Genre Poetry, Fiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 11/21/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference
Conference
Wilmington, VT

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from November 21 to November 24 and from January 23 to January 26, 2015, at the Brandt House Estate in Greenfield, Massachusetts....

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 11/21/14 Application Deadline
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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 December 11 to December 14 at the Ripley-Grier Studios in New York...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 12/11/14 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Event Caldera
Caldera
Residency
Sisters, OR

Caldera offers two-week and monthlong residencies from January to March to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. Located on 120 acres in the Central Cascades, 17 miles west of...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 1/1/15 Application Deadline 6/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline