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 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Barcelona & South of France Retreat
Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Barcelona & South of France Retreat
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Barcelona, Spain

The 2016 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Barcelona & South of France Writing Retreat was held from July 18 to July 26 at the Sercotel Amister Art Hotel in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 3/15/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Granada Writing Retreat
Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Granada Writing Retreat
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Granada, Spain

The 2016 Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Summer in Granada, Andalucía Writing Retreat was held from July 28 to August 5 at the Hotel Guadalupe in Granada, Spain. The retreat featured...

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Eventsort icon Cape Cod Writers Center Conference
Cape Cod Writers Center Conference
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Hyannis, MA

The 54th annual Cape Cod Writers Center Conference was held from August 4 to August 7 at the Resort and Conference Center in Hyannis, Massachusetts. The conference featured workshops...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 7/22/16 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Catamaran Writing Conference
Catamaran Writing Conference
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Pebble Beach, CA

The 2016 Catamaran Writing Conference was held from July 31 to August 4 at the Robert Louis Stevenson School in Pebble Beach, California. The conference offered workshops, craft lectures, and...

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Eventsort icon Centrum Port Townsend Writers’ Conference
Centrum Port Townsend Writers’ Conference
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Port Townsend, WA

The 2016 Centrum Port Townsend Writers’ Conference will be held from July 17 to July 24 at Fort Worden State Park, a turn-of-the-century army base accessible to saltwater beaches,...

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Eventsort icon Chautauqua Writers’ Festival
Chautauqua Writers’ Festival
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Chautauqua, NY

The 13th annual Chautauqua Writers’ Festival was held from June 2 to June 5 at the historic Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, New York. The conference featured workshops in poetry,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/31/16 Financial Aid Deadline