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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Eventsort icon Yale Writers' Conference
Conference
New Haven, CT

The 2015 Yale Writers' Conference will be held from June 6 to June 16 and from June 18 to June 21 on the campus of Yale University in New Haven,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 6/6/15 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
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Eventsort icon Yaddo
Residency
Saratoga Springs, NY

Yaddo offers residencies of two to eight weeks from late October through May to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 400-acre estate in Saratoga Springs, New York....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 8/1/15 Financial Aid Deadline 8/1/15
Eventsort icon Wyoming Writers Annual Conference
Conference
Casper, WY

The Wyoming Writers Annual Conference was held from June 7 to June 9 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Laramie, Wyoming. The conference featured workshops in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Writing Workshops LA: The Conference
Conference
Los Angeles, CA

Writing Workshops LA: The Conference was held on June 28 at the Autry National Center in Los Angeles. The conference offered workshops, craft discussions, and publishing presentations for fiction and...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Writing About Art in Barcelona
Writing About Art in Barcelona
Conference
Barcelona, Spain

The second biannual Writing About Art in Barcelona poetry workshop will take place from May 31 to June 9 at Jiwar, a heritage house in the Gràcia district...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Date 5/31/15 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
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Eventsort icon Writer’s High Retreat
Conference
Cashiers, NC

The Writer’s High Retreat was held from April 24 to April 26 at the High Hampton Inn in Cashiers, North Carolina. The retreat offered workshops, panel discussions, and one-on-one consultations...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline