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 Split This Rock Poetry Festival
Split This Rock Poetry Festival
Festival
Washington, DC

The Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation and Witness will be held from April 14 to April 17, 2016, at various venues in Washington, D.C. The biennial festival...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 4/14/16 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Starry Night Retreat
Residency
Truth or Consequences, NM

Starry Night Retreat offers residencies of two weeks to a year to emerging poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers in the Hot Springs Historic District of Truth or Consequences,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
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Eventsort icon Stone Court Writer-in-Residence
Residency
Stockbridge, MA

The Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation and the Berkshire Waldorf High School offer two residencies of 8 to 12 weeks in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, to fiction writers whose work is...

Genre Fiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/30/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Stories From the Heart Women Writers’ Conference
Conference
Austin, TX

The 2016 Stories From the Heart Women Writers’ Conference, sponsored by the Story Circle Network, will be held from April 15 to April 17 at the Wyndham Hotel in...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 4/15/16 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Studios of Key West
Conference
Key West, FL

The Studios of Key West offered workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction on the Old Town campus at the historic Armory in Key West, Florida. Unhinge, Resist, Transform: Poetry...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers
Conference
Wallowa Lake, OR

The 28th annual Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers was held from July 6 to July 12 at the Wallowa Lake Camp and Retreat Center in Wallowa Lake, Oregon. The program...

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