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Looking to meet up with agents and editors? To join a supportive writing community? Or to find the perfect environment to fuel your writing practice? The Conferences & Residencies database includes details about over two hundred writing conferences, writers residencies, and literary festivals.
|Event||Genre||Free?||Event Date||Application Deadline||Financial Aid Deadline|
|Brattleboro Literary Festival||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|
|Brooklyn Book Festival||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word||Yes|
|Chicago Humanities Festival||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|
Whidbey Island, WA
Hedgebrook offers the Master Class Retreat Series of weeklong sessions, limited to six to eight women writers each, on Whidbey Island, about 35 miles northwest of Seattle. The program includes...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||
International Festival of Authors
The 35th International Festival of Authors will be held from October 23 to November 2 at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto. The festival includes readings in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|
International Literature Festival Berlin
The 12th annual International Literature Festival Berlin was held from September 9 to September 15, 2012, at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt. The 2011 festival focused on literature of...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word||No|