Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference

Posted 11.23.11

Wilmington, VT
Event Date: 
May 16, 2014
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from May 16 to May 19 in Wilmington, Vermont, from June 6 to June 9 on Whidbey Island, Washington, and from July 25 to July 28 in Wilmington, Vermont. The conference features evaluation and discussion of book-length and chapbook-length manuscripts with poets, editors, and publishers. The faculty includes poet Joan Houlihan and Fred Marchant, and editors Gabriel Fried of Persea Books, Rusty Morrison of Omnidawn Press, and Jeffrey Shotts of Graywolf Press. The cost of the conference is $1,375, which includes lodging and meals. Using the online submission system, submit a bio and three to four poems. There is no application fee. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference, Concord Poetry Center, 40 Stow Street, Concord, MA 01742. (978) 897-0054. Joan Houlihan, Director.