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 2016 Yale Writers’ Conference will be held from June 4 to June 14 and from June 16 to June 19 on the campus of Yale University in New...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
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Eventsort icon Yaddo
Residency
Saratoga Springs, NY

Yaddo offers residencies of two weeks to two months from May through February 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 1/1/16 Financial Aid Deadline
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 third annual Writing About Art in Barcelona workshop for poets and creative nonfiction writers was held from June 1 to June 10 at Jiwar, a heritage house in...

Genre Poetry, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
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Eventsort icon Writer’s High Retreat
Conference
Young Harris, GA

The Writer’s High Retreat will be held from September 9 to September 11 at the Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa in Young Harris, Georgia. The retreat features workshops for...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 9/9/16 Application Deadline 8/10/16 Financial Aid Deadline