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 Tin House Winter Writer’s Workshop
Conference
Newport, OR

The Tin House Winter Writer’s Workshop was held from January 30 to February 2 for fiction writers and from February 6 to February 9 for creative nonfiction writers at the...

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Eventsort icon Tinker Mountain Writers' Workshop
Tinker Mountain Writers' Workshop
Conference
Roanoke, VA

The 10th annual Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop will be held from June 7 to June 12 on the campus of Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia. The conference features workshops in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 6/7/15 Application Deadline 5/4/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Tupelo Press Writing Conference
Conference
Austin, TX

The Tupelo Press Writing Conference was held from February 27 to March 1 in Austin, Texas. The conference offered a workshop for poets; the workshop focused on the poetry of...

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Eventsort icon U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference
U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference
Conference
Oaxaca, Mexico

The 2014 U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference was held from October 27 to October 31 at the Becari Language School in Oaxaca, Mexico. The conference featured workshops in...

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Eventsort icon UCLA Extension Writers Studio
UCLA Extension Writers Studio
Conference
Los Angeles, CA

The Writers Studio, sponsored by the University of California in Los Angeles Extension Writers’ Program, was held from February 5 to February 8, 2015, in Los Angeles. The conference offered...

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Eventsort icon Ucross Foundation Residency Program
Residency
Ucross, WY

The Ucross Foundation offers two- to six-week residencies from August through early December to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a ranch in Ucross, Wyoming, located 27 miles...

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