Green Mountain Writer’s Conference

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Chittenden, VT
Event Date: 
August 3, 2015
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Application Deadline: 
May 1, 2015

The 18th annual Green Mountain Writers Conference will be 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 offers workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as one-on-one consultations, lectures, publishing discussions, and readings. The faculty includes 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 is $525 before May 1 and $575 thereafter. Lodging is not included, but discounted rates are available at the Mountain Top Inn ($700 for four nights, which includes breakfast and lunch) and at area hotels and inns. A nonrefundable deposit of $75 is due within one week of registration; the balance is due by July 20. Partial scholarships are available; submit 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.