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 San Miguel Writers’ Conference
Conference
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

The 2015 San Miguel Writers’ Conference and Literary Festival was held from February 11 to February 15 at the Hotel Real de Minas in San Miguel de Allende,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 2/11/15 Application Deadline
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Event Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference
Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference
Conference
Tempe, AZ

The 2015 Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference will be held from February 19 to February 21 on the Arizona State University campus in Tempe. The conference features panel discussions,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 2/19/15 Application Deadline 2/17/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Tupelo Press Writing Conference
Conference
Austin, TX

The Tupelo Press Writing Conference will be held from February 27 to March 1 in Austin, Texas. The conference offers a workshop for poets; the workshop will focus on the...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 2/27/15 Application Deadline
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Event Headlands Center for the Arts
Residency
Sausalito, CA

Headlands Center for the Arts offers residencies of 4 to 10 weeks from March to November to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers in the coastal wilderness of the...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Datesort icon 3/1/15 Application Deadline 6/6/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference
Conference
Greenfield, MA

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from March 13 to March 16 at the Brandt House Estate in Greenfield, Massachusetts, from May 15 to May 18 at the...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Datesort icon 3/13/15 Application Deadline
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Event LA Writers Conference
Conference
Los Angeles, CA

The 2015 LA Writers Conference will be held on March 14 at Mount Saint Mary’s University in Los Angeles. The conference offers workshops, readings, and craft talks for fiction writers....

Genre Fiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 3/14/15 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline