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 Vegas Valley Book Festival
Festival
Las Vegas, NV

The 2012 Vegas Valley Book Festival was held from November 1 to November 3 at various venues in Las Vegas. The festival featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Vermont College of Fine Arts Postgraduate Writers’ Conference
Conference
Montpelier, VT

The 20th annual Postgraduate Writers’ Conference will be held from August 10 to August 16 on the Vermont College of Fine Arts campus in Montpelier. The conference, designed for writers...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 8/10/15 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Vermont Studio Center
Residency
Johnson, VT

The Vermont Studio Center offers 2- to 12-week residencies year-round to poets, fiction writers, creative nonfiction writers, and translators in Johnson, Vermont, a village located in the heart of the...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadline 2/15/15
Eventsort icon Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
Residency
Amherst, VA

The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts offers residencies of up to two months from February through May to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 450-acre estate...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 9/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Virginia Center for the Creative Arts–France
Conference
Auvillar, France

The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts offered workshops at Le Moulin à Nef, its studio center in Auvillar, France. The poetry workshop O Taste and See: Writing the Senses...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadline 2/14/14
Eventsort icon Virginia Festival of the Book
Festival
Charlottesville, VA

The 19th annual Virginia Festival of the Book was held from March 20 to March 24, 2013, in Charlottesville, Virginia, to celebrate books and promote literacy. The festival offered readings,...

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