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 by Writers Tomales Bay Workshop
Conference
Marshall, CA

The Writing by Writers Tomales Bay Workshop will be held from October 19 to October 23 at the Marconi Conference Center in Marshall, California. The program features daily workshops in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 10/19/16 Application Deadline 10/15/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Writing by Writers Manuscript Boot Camp
Conference
Tahoe City, CA

The Writing by Writers Manuscript Boot Camp for fiction and nonfiction writers will be held from November 11 to November 14 at the Granlibakken Resort: Lake Tahoe in Tahoe City,...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 11/11/16 Application Deadline 9/15/16 Financial Aid Deadline