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 South Dakota Festival of Books
Festival
Sioux Falls, SD

The 2012 South Dakota Festival of Books was held from October 28 to October 30 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The festival featured lectures, panels, readings, and an...

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Eventsort icon Southampton Writers Conference
Southampton Writers Conference
Conference
Southampton, NY

The 41st annual Southampton Writers Conference was held from July 6 to July 17 at the Stony Brook Southampton campus on the East End of Long Island, located on...

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Eventsort icon Southern Festival of Books
Festival
Nashville, TN

The 27th annual Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word was held from October 9 to October 11 at the War Memorial Plaza and the Nashville Public...

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Eventsort icon Spark Box Studio Residencies
Residency
Picton, Canada

Spark Box Studio offers residencies from two days to two months at a century home located just outside Picton in Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada, to emerging and established writers...

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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 was held from April 14 to April 17, 2016, at various venues in Washington, D.C. The biennial festival promotes...

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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,...

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