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 Chicago Humanities Festival
Chicago Humanities Festival
Festival
Chicago, IL

The 25th annual Chicago Humanities Festival was held from October 25 to November 9 at venues throughout Chicago. The theme for the 2014 festival was “Journeys.” The conference featured panel...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Chicago Writers Conference
Conference
Chicago, IL

The 2014 Chicago Writers Conference was held from October 24 to October 26 at the University Center in Chicago. The conference offered workshops, panels, readings, and pitch sessions for fiction...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon City University of New York Chapbook Festival
City University of New York Chapbook Festival
Festival
New York, NY

The sixth annual City University of New York (CUNY) Chapbook Festival was held from April 2 to April 3 at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City. The program...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Collaborative Retreat at the Cabin at Shotpouch Creek
Collaborative Retreat at the Cabin at Shotpouch Creek
Residency
Corvallis, OR

The Cabin at Shotpouch Creek offers two-week residencies to pairs of poets, fiction writers, or creative nonfiction writers from March 7 to March 20, 2015, and March 29 to April...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 12/1/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Colorado Art Ranch Residency Program
Colorado Art Ranch Residency Program
Residency
Hayden, CO

The Colorado Art Ranch offers a residency at Carpenter Ranch in Routt County, Colorado, from September 1 to September 30 for one poet, fiction writer, or creative nonfiction...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference
Conference
Greenfield, MA

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from January 23 to January 26, and from March 13 to March 16, at the Brandt House Estate in Greenfield, Massachusetts. The...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Date 1/23/15 Application Deadline
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