Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference

Posted 11.23.11

Naples, ME
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference was held from from June 10 to June 13 at Truchas Peaks Place in Truchas, New Mexico. The conference featured evaluation and discussion of book-length and chapbook-length manuscripts with poets, editors, and publishers. The faculty included 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 was $1,375, which included lodging and meals. Using the online submission system, writers submitted a brief bio and three to four poems. There was no application fee. Applications were 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.