The Gathering

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
La Plume, PA
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 2014 Gathering was held from July 17 to July 20 at Keystone College in La Plume, Pennsylvania. The conference, whose theme this year was “On Edge,” featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as lectures and book discussions. Participating writers included poet Sonia Sanchez, fiction writer Jacquelyn Mitchard, nonfiction writer Sandy Tolan, and the Nation publisher emeritus Victor Navasky. Tuition, which included lodging and meals, was $530. Commuter tuition, which included meals, was $455. Single event tickets were $25. Financial aid was available; the deadline to apply was May 1. Registration was first come, first served. Call or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

The Gathering, Keystone College, 1 College Green, La Plume, PA 18440. (570) 561-5962. Suzanne Fisher Staples, Contact.