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 24th annual Chicago Humanities Festival was held on October 13 and October 20, and from November 1 to November 10 at venues throughout Chicago and Evanston, Illinois. The theme...

Genre Poetry, 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 August 10 to August 23, and August 25 to September 7,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/15/14 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 9/1/14 Application Deadline 5/15/14 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference
Conference
Wilmington, VT

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from from July 25 to July 28 in Wilmington, Vermont; from September 19 to September 22 in Truchas, New Mexico, and from...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Date 7/25/14 Application Deadline
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Eventsort icon Community of Writers at Squaw Valley
Conference
Lake Tahoe, CA

The Community of Writers at Squaw Valley offered summer workshops in poetry from June 21 to June 28 and in fiction and creative nonfiction from July 7 to July 14....

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