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 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 Writing Retreat
Aspen Summer Words Writing Retreat
Festival
Aspen, CO

The 40th annual Aspen Summer Words Writing Retreat and Literary Festival will be held from June 19 to June 24 at the Gant Hotel in Aspen, Colorado. The retreat features...

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Eventsort icon Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Conference
Los Angeles, CA

The annual AWP Conference and Bookfair will be held from March 30 to April 2 at the Los Angeles Convention Center and JW Marriott Los Angeles Hotel. The conference...

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Eventsort icon Atlantic Center for the Arts Master Artist-in-Residence Program
Atlantic Center for the Arts Master Artist-in-Residence 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...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Austin International Poetry Festival
Austin International Poetry Festival
Festival
Austin, TX

The 23rd annual Austin International Poetry Festival was held from April 9 to April 12. The festival offered readings, workshops, open mikes, and poetry slams in various venues throughout Austin,...

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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 offers a monthlong summer residency to a poet, fiction writer, or creative nonfiction writer at the Hotel Bergs in Riga, Latvia. The resident is...

Genre Poetry, Fiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 12/15/15 Financial Aid Deadline