Stony Brook Southampton Writers Conference

Posted 4.8.10

Southampton, NY
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 2014 Stony Brook Southampton Writers Conference was held from July 9 to July 20 on the campus of Stony Brook University in Southampton, New York. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. The faculty included poets Billy Collins and Terrance Hayes; fiction writers Julia Glass, Frederic Tuten, and Meg Wolitzer; and creative nonfiction writers Matthew Klam, Patricia Marx, and Roger Rosenblatt. The cost of the full conference was $1,895, the cost of the 5-day intensive was $1,175. Dormitory housing was available from $45.55 to $53 a night. Applicants submitted 10 pages of poetry or 10 to 20 pages of prose, a writer’s statement, and a letter of recommendation by April 1. There was no application fee. Limited financial aid was available; the application deadline was March 1. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Stony Brook Southampton Writers Conference, 239 Montauk Highway, Southampton, NY 11968. (631) 632-5007. Christian McLean, Contact.