The Gathering

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
La Plume, PA
Event Date: 
July 16, 2015
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Application Deadline: 
June 1, 2015

The 2015 Gathering will be held from July 16 to July 19 at Keystone College in La Plume, Pennsylvania. The conference offers workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as lectures and performances. The theme this year is “The Story,” which will focus on personal encounters with history. Participating writers include poet Denver Butson, fiction writers Adwoa Badoe and Gina Nahai, and nonfiction writers Katherine Boo and Elizabeth Gordon. Tuition, which includes lodging and meals, is $530. Commuter tuition, which includes meals, is $455. Single event tickets are $25. Financial aid is available; the deadline to apply is June 1. Registration is first come, first served. Call or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

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