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 Art Workshop International
Art Workshop International
Conference
Assisi, Italy

The 35th annual Art Workshop International will be held from July 15 to August 4 at the Giotto Hotel in Assisi, Italy. The conference offers workshops in poetry, fiction, and...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 7/15/15 Application Deadline 6/16/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon ART342
ART342
Residency
Fort Collins, CO

ART342 offered 6- and 14-week residencies from mid-May to mid-December to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers alongside the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Fort Collins, Colorado, approximately...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
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 was held from June 21 to June 26 at the Gant Hotel in Aspen, Colorado. The retreat offered workshops,...

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