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 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts–France
Conference
Auvillar, France

The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts offered workshops at Le Moulin à Nef, its studio center in Auvillar, France. The poetry workshop O Taste and See: Writing the Senses...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 2/14/14
Event River Teeth Nonfiction Conference
Conference
Ashland, OH

The second annual River Teeth Nonfiction Conference was held from May 30 to June 1 at Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio. The conference offered individual manuscript consultations as...

Genre Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/9/14 Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 3/1/14
Event Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
Residency
Woodstock, NY

The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild offers monthlong residencies from June through September to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a historic 250-acre campus in the Catskill...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 3/15/14 Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 3/15/14
Event Wesleyan Writers Conference
Conference
Middletown, CT

The 58th annual Wesleyan Writers Conference was held from June 11 to June 15 at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut. The conference offered seminars and workshops in poetry,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 3/20/14
Event Summer Writing Program at Naropa University
Summer Writing Program at Naropa University
Conference
Boulder, CO

The 40th annual Summer Writing Program at Naropa University, presented by the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, was held from June 2 to June 28 in Boulder, Colorado. This...

Genre Poetry, Fiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 4/1/14
Event Bear River Writers’ Conference
Bear River Writers’ Conference
Conference
Petoskey, MI

The 14th annual Bear River Writers’ Conference, sponsored by the University of Michigan, was held from May 29 to June 2 at Camp Michigania on Walloon Lake, near Petoskey, Michigan....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/15/14 Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 5/15/14