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 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 Dickinson House Residency
Dickinson House Residency
Residency
East Flanders, Belgium

Dickinson House offers residencies from one to six weeks to poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers at the Dickinson House in East Flanders, Belgium, about 50 miles west of Brussels....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 1/31/15
Event Disquiet: The International Literary Program
Conference
Lisbon, Portugal

The fifth annual DISQUIET International Literary Program, sponsored by Dzanc Books, will be held from June 28 through July 10 in Lisbon, Portugal. The conference offers workshops in poetry, fiction,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 6/28/15 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 2/1/15
Event Aspen Summer Words
Aspen Summer Words
Festival
Aspen, CO

The 39th annual Aspen Summer Words Writing Retreat and Literary Festival will be held from June 21 to June 26 at the Gant Hotel in Aspen, Colorado. The retreat offers...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 6/21/15 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 2/27/15
Event Southampton Writers Conference
Conference
Southampton, NY

The 40th annual Southampton Writers conference will be held from July 8 to July 19 at the Stony Brook Southampton campus in the Hamptons, located on the Atlantic coast 90...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 7/8/15 Application Deadline 4/1/15 Financial Aid Deadlinesort icon 3/1/15