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.

Eventsort icon Genre Free? Event Date Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference
Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference
Conference
Middlebury, VT

The 2015 Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference will be held from August 12 to August 22 in the Green Mountains of Ripton, Vermont. The conference includes workshops in poetry,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 8/12/15 Application Deadline 3/1/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Brittany Postgrad Workshop
Brittany Postgrad Workshop
Conference
Guidel, France

The Brittany Postgrad Workshop, sponsored by the Swannanoa Group, will be held from June 28 to July 4 and from July 19 to July 25 in a nineteenth-century chateau in...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 6/28/15 Application Deadline 4/15/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Brooklyn Book Festival
Brooklyn Book Festival
Festival
Brooklyn, NY

The tenth annual Brooklyn Book Festival will be held on September 20 at Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza in New York City. The festival features readings, panels, workshops, and a...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word Free? Yes Event Date 9/20/15 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Brown Foundation Fellows Program
Residency
Ménerbes, France

The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston offers residencies of one to three months from February 1 through June 30 to midcareer poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 2/1/16 Application Deadline 10/15/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Brown Foundation Fellows Residency Program
Brown Foundation Fellows Residency Program
Residency
Ménerbes, France

The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston offers residencies of one to three months from July 1 to December 15 to midcareer poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 2/15/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Buffalo Small Press Book Fair
Buffalo Small Press Book Fair
Festival
Buffalo, NY

The Buffalo Small Press Book Fair was held on April 18 and April 19 at the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum in Buffalo, New York. The event featured readings, lectures, panel...

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