Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference

Posted 11.23.11

Greenfield, MA
Event Date: 
January 23, 2015
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from January 23 to January 26, and from March 13 to March 16, at the Brandt House Estate in Greenfield, Massachusetts. 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 Peter Covino of Barrow Street Press, Richard Greenfield of Apostrophe Books, Hilda Raz of University of New Mexico Press, Martha Rhodes of Four Way Books, and Nancy White of the Word Works. The cost of the conference is $1,375, which includes tuition, a private room, 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.