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 Workshops in Thomas
Conference
Thomas, WV

Workshops in Thomas will be held from October 17 to October 19 in Thomas, West Virginia, on the edge of Canaan Valley and Monongahela National Forest. The workshops...

Genre Poetry, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 10/17/14 Application Deadline 10/1/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Write on the Sound
Write on the Sound
Conference
Edmonds, WA

The 28th annual Write on the Sound Writers’ Conference was held from October 4 to October 6 in Edmonds, Washington. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
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Eventsort icon Writers & Books Gell Center
Writers & Books Gell Center
Residency
Rochester, NY

Writers & Books’ Gell Center offers residencies of up to ten days from April through November to poets, fiction, and creative nonfiction writers at the Gell House, a furnished hillside...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
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Eventsort icon Writers at Work Conference
Conference
Alta, UT

The 2014 Writers at Work Conference was held from June 4 to June 8 at Alta Lodge in Alta, Utah. The conference featured workshops, manuscript consultations, and readings for poets,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/28/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Writers in New York
Conference
New York, NY

The 2013 Writers in New York conference was held from May 28 to June 20 on the campus of New York University in New York City. The conference featured workshops...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline
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Eventsort icon Writers Omi International Residency at Ledig House
Writers Omi International Residency at Ledig House
Residency
Omi, NY

Residencies of two weeks to two months were offered from March through June and September through November at Ledig House, a writers colony situated on 300 acres in the Hudson...

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