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 Blue Ridge Bookfest
Festival
Flat Rock, NC

The 2013 Blue Ridge Bookfest was held from May 17 to May 18 on the Blue Ridge Community College campus in Flat Rock, North Carolina. The festival featured readings by...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Boston Book Festival
Boston Book Festival
Festival
Cambridge, MA

The 2012 Boston Book Festival was held on October 26 and October 27 at various venues in Boston. The festival featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Boston Summer Writers Conference
Conference
Boston, MA

The 2012 Boston Summer Writers Conference was held from June 24 to June 30, 2012, on the campus of at Emerson College in Boston. The conference featured workshops in poetry,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Brattleboro Literary Festival
Brattleboro Literary Festival
Festival
Brattleboro, VT

The 12th annual Brattleboro Literary Festival was held from October 4 to October 6, 2013, at various venues in downtown Brattleboro, Vermont. The festival featured readings, panels, and special events....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Bread Loaf in Sicily
Bread Loaf in Sicily
Conference
Erice, Italy

The 2014 Bread Loaf in Sicily Conference will be held from September 21 to September 27 in Erice, an ancient, hilltop town on the western coast of Sicily....

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 9/21/14 Application Deadline
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Eventsort icon Bread Loaf Orion Environmental Writers' Conference
Bread Loaf Orion Environmental Writers' Conference
Conference
Middlebury, VT

The 2014 Bread Loaf Orion Environmental Writers’ Conference will be held from June 9 to June 15 in the Green Mountains of Ripton, Vermont. The conference, designed for...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 6/9/14 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
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