Stony Brook Southampton Writers Conference

Posted 4.8.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Southampton, NY
Event Date: 
July 9, 2014
Application Deadline: 
April 1, 2014
Financial Aid Application Deadline: 
March 1, 2014

The 2014 Stony Brook Southampton Writers Conference will be held from July 9 to July 20 on the campus of Stony Brook University in Southampton, New York. The conference features workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. The faculty includes 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 is $1,895, the cost of the 5-day intensive is $1,175. Dormitory housing is available from $45.55 to $53 a night. Submit 10 pages of poetry or 10 to 20 pages of prose, a writer’s statement, and a letter of recommendation by April 1. There is no application fee. Limited financial aid is available; the application deadline is March 1. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

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