Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference

Posted 11.23.11

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Naples, ME
Event Date: 
April 29, 2016
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from April 29 to May 2 at the Lakeview Inn in Naples, Maine, and from June 10 to June 13 at Truchas Peaks Place in Truchas, New Mexico. The conference features evaluation and discussion of book-length and chapbook-length manuscripts with poets, editors, and publishers. The faculty includes editor Jeff Shotts (Graywolf Press) and poets and editors Joan Houlihan, Rusty Morrison, Hilda Raz, Martha Rhodes, and Ellen Doré Watson. The cost of the conference is $1,375, which includes lodging and meals. Using the online submission system, submit a brief 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.