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 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 12 to August 26 in Provincetown, Massachusetts. The faculty includes...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/12/16 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline 4/19/16
Event Community of Writers at Squaw Valley
Conference
Lake Tahoe, CA

The Community of Writers at Squaw Valley offers summer workshops in poetry from June 18 to June 25 and in fiction and creative nonfiction from July 25 to August...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 6/18/16 Application Deadline 4/12/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Barcelona & South of France Retreat
Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Barcelona & South of France Retreat
Conference
Barcelona, Spain

The 2016 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Barcelona & South of France Writing Retreat will be held from July 18 to July 26 at the Sercotel Amister Art Hotel...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/18/16 Application Deadline 3/15/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Sewanee Writers’ Conference
Conference
Sewanee, TN

The 27th annual Sewanee Writers’ Conference will be held from July 19 to July 31 on the campus of Sewanee: The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. The...

Genre Poetry, Fiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/19/16 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline 4/15/16
Event UNM Summer Writers' Conference
Conference
Santa Fe, NM

The University of New Mexico (UNM) Summer Writers’ Conference (formerly the Taos Summer Writers’ Conference) will be held from July 24 to July 31 at the Drury Plaza Hotel...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/24/16 Application Deadline 7/24/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Event Napa Valley Writers’ Conference
Conference
St. Helena, CA

The 36th annual Napa Valley Writers’ Conference will be held from July 24 to July 29 at Napa Valley College, situated among the hills and vineyards of St. Helena,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction Free? No Event Datesort icon 7/24/16 Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Deadline 4/4/16