Jackson Hole Writers Conference

Posted 2.4.10

Jackson Hole, WY
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 2015 Jackson Hole Writers Conference was held from June 25 to June 27 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as talks, readings, and manuscript critiques. The faculty included poets Eric Paul Shaffer and Joe Wilkins; fiction writers Nina McConigley, Jewell Parker Rhodes, and Tobias Wolff; and creative nonfiction writers Mary Beth Baptiste, Jeff Greenwald, and Nahid Rachlin. Tuition was $365 before May 11, and $395 thereafter. Lodging was not included, but discounted rates were available at area hotels and inns. Registration was first come, first served. For a one-on-one manuscript consultation with a faculty member, writers submitted three copies of five poems totaling no more than 10 pages or up to 15 pages of prose with a $50 registration fee by May 20. For an extended one-on-one manuscript critique, writers submitted 12 poems totaling no more than 20 pages or up to 40 pages of prose with a $160 registration fee by May 20. E-mail or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

Jackson Hole Writers Conference, P.O. Box 1974, Jackson, WY 83001. Connie Wieneke, Contact.