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 Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Conference
Seattle, WA

The annual AWP Conference & Bookfair was held from February 26 to March 1 at the Sheraton Seattle and Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. The conference offered over 500...

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Eventsort icon Atlantic Center for the Arts Residency Program
Atlantic Center for the Arts Residency Program
Residency
New Smyrna Beach, FL

The Atlantic Center for the Arts offers three-week residencies to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 69-acre ecological preserve of pine forests and palmettos in New Smyrna...

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Eventsort icon Attic Institute Creative Renewal Weekend
Attic Institute Creative Renewal Weekend
Conference
Dufur, OR

The third annual Attic Institute Creative Renewal Weekend was held from March 15 to March 17, 2013, at the Balch Hotel in Dufur, Oregon. The program featured craft talks with...

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Eventsort icon Austin International Poetry Festival
Austin International Poetry Festival
Festival
Austin, TX

The 21st annual Austin International Poetry Festival was held from April 18 to April 21, 2013. The festival featured readings, workshops, open mikes, poetry slams, and a poetry symposium in...

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Eventsort icon Baltic Writing Residency in Latvia
Baltic Writing Residency in Latvia
Residency
Riga, Latvia

The Baltic Writing Residency in Latvia offered a monthlong summer residency to a poet or fiction writer at the Hotel Bergs in Riga, Latvia. The resident was provided with...

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Eventsort icon Baltimore Writers’ Conference
Baltimore Writers’ Conference
Conference
Towson, MD

The 20th annual Baltimore Writers’ Conference was held on November 12, 2011, at Towson University in Towson, Maryland. The program, sponsored by Johns Hopkins University and Towson University, offered seminars...

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