Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference

Posted 11.23.11

Wilmington, VT
Event Date: 
July 25, 2014
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

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 October 24 to October 26 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 Ellen Doré Watson; and editors Hilda Raz of University of New Mexico Press, Stephen Motika of Nightboat Books, and Martha Rhodes of Four Way Books. 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.