Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers

Posted 2.9.10

Wallowa Lake, OR
Event Date: 
July 10, 2016

The 29th annual Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers will be held from July 10 to July 16 at the Wallowa Lake Camp and Retreat Center in Wallowa Lake, Oregon. The program features workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as panel discussions, readings, and open mics. The theme for the 2016 conference is “Frontiers and Fences.” The faculty includes poets Erika L. Sánchez and Joe Wilkins; fiction writers Karen Fisher and Laura Pritchett; nonfiction writers Justin Hocking, Marjorie Sandor, and Jane Vandenburgh; and poet and nonfiction writer John Daniel. Tuition ranges from $230 for a weekend pass to $750 for a five-day workshop. Lodging is available at the Wallowa Lake Camp, and ranges from $100 per week for tent camping to $850 per week for a shared cabin. Meals range from $66 for lunches to $250 for all meals. Registration is first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Summer Fishtrap Gathering, P.O. Box 38, Enterprise, OR 97828. (541) 426-3623.