Writers at Work Conference

Posted 4.16.14

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Alta, UT
Event Date: 
June 15, 2016
Application Deadline: 
June 3, 2016

The 32nd annual Writers at Work Conference will be held from June 15 to June 19 at the Alta Lodge in Alta, Utah. The conference features workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as craft lectures, panel discussions, hikes, and time to write. The faculty includes poet Tarfia Faizullah, fiction writer Peter Ho Davies, and nonfiction writer Kerry Howley. Consultation faculty includes poet Sara Eliza Johnson, fiction writer Morris Collins, and creative nonfiction writer David Stuart MacLean. The cost of the conference is $730, which includes tuition and all meals. Individual consultations with an agent or editor are available for an additional $50. Lodging is available at the Alta Lodge, and ranges from a total of $115 for a shared dorm to $285 for a private room. Registration is limited; the deadline is June 3. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Writers at Work Conference, P.O. Box 711191, Salt Lake City, UT 84171. (801) 996-3313. Jennifer Atwood, Contact.