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 Arteles Creative Residency Program
Residency
Hämeenkyrö, Finland,

Arteles offers monthlong residences in October and November in Hämeenkyrö, Finland, for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. Residents will be provided with a private bedroom, workspace,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 2/28/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Artsmith Artist Residency
Artsmith Artist Residency
Residency
Orcas Island, WA

Artsmith offered up to five weeklong residencies from January 4 to January 11, 2015, to poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers at the Kangaroo House Bed and Breakfast on

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon 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 Deadline 2/27/15
Eventsort icon Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Conference
Minneapolis, MN

The annual AWP Conference and Bookfair was held from April 8 to April 11 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The conference offered over 550 panel discussions, readings, a bookfair, and...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
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 in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Residents are provided...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Date 5/18/15 Application Deadline 1/18/15 Financial Aid Deadline 1/18/15
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...

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