Cape Cod Writers Center Conference

Posted 7.21.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Hyannis, MA
Event Date: 
August 6, 2015
Application Deadline: 
July 24, 2015

The 53rd annual Cape Cod Writers Center Conference will be held from August 6 to August 9 at the Resort and Conference Center in Hyannis, Massachusetts. The conference features workshops and craft classes in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as manuscript consultations and mentoring sessions with editors and agents. The faculty includes poets Marge Piercy and Kevin Pilkington; fiction writers Claire Cook, David Anthony Durham, Indira Ganesan, Kate Klise, and Charles Salzberg; nonfiction writer Jerry Armenic; editor Chantelle Aimée Osman (A Twist of Karma Entertainment, LLC); and agents Michael Carr (Veritas), April Eberhardt (April Eberhardt Literary), Sorche Elizabeth Fairbank (Fairbank Literary Representation), Amaryah Orenstein (GO Literary), and Rick Richter (Zachary Shuster Harmsworth). Tuition is $135 for a three-day course, $100 for a two-day course, or $65 for a single workshop. One-on-one manuscript consultations are available for an additional $75 to $150. Lodging is available at the conference hotel for a discounted rate. The registration fee is $75. The deadline for registration is July 24. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Cape Cod Writers Center Conference, P.O. Box 408, Osterville, MA 02655. (508) 420-0200.