River Teeth Nonfiction Conference

Posted 1.9.12

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Ashland, OH
Event Date: 
May 30, 2014
Application Deadline: 
May 9, 2014
Financial Aid Application Deadline: 
March 1, 2014

The second annual River Teeth Nonfiction Conference will be held from May 30 to June 1 at Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio. The conference offers individual manuscript consultations as well as seminars, readings, open mikes, and book signings. Participating creative nonfiction writers include Jill Christman, Valerie Due, Hope Edelman, Jill Gerard, Philip Gerard, Walt Harrington, Steven Harvey, Kate Hopper, Sonya Huber, Dan Lehman, Joe Mackall, Brenda Miller, Robert Root, Ana Maria Spagna, and Sarah M. Wells. The cost of the conference is $425; essay or manuscript consultations are available for an additional fee. Submit up to 10 pages of creative nonfiction and a statement of interest with a $100 deposit by May 9. Student scholarships are available; the application deadline is March 1. On-campus housing is available from $52.50 to $120 per night; meal plans are available for $85. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

River Teeth Conference, Ashland University, 401 College Avenue, Ashland, OH 44805. (419) 289-5957. Sarah Wells, Contact.