Green Mountain Writer’s Conference

Posted 2.4.10

Chittenden, VT
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 18th annual Green Mountain Writers Conference was held from August 3 to August 7 at the lakeside Mountain Top Inn in Chittenden, Vermont, located in the Green Mountain National Forest eight miles northeast of Rutland. The program offered workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as one-on-one consultations, lectures, publishing discussions, and readings. The faculty included poets Christian McEwen, Peter Money, and Verandah Porche; fiction writers Elizabeth Rosner and Phoebe Stone; and creative nonfiction writers Chuck Clarino and Yvonne Daley. Tuition was $525 before May 1 and $575 thereafter. Lodging was not included, but discounted rates were available at the Mountain Top Inn ($700 for four nights, which included breakfast and lunch) and at area hotels and inns. A nonrefundable deposit of $75 was due within one week of registration; the balance was due by July 20. Partial scholarships were available; writers submitted a writer’s statement by May 1. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Green Mountain Writer’s Conference, 47 Hazel Street, Rutland, VT 05701. (802) 236-6133. Yvonne Daley, Director.