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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.
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Chicago Writers Conference
The 2014 Chicago Writers Conference will be held from October 24 to October 26 at the University Center in Chicago. The conference offers workshops, panels, readings, and pitch sessions for...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/24/14||10/15/14|
|Chicago Humanities Festival||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/25/14|
|Texas Book Festival||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||10/25/14|
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||10/27/14||
U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference
The 2014 U.S. Poets in Mexico Conference will be held from October 27 to October 31 at the Becari Language School in Oaxaca, Mexico. The conference features workshops...
Algonkian Writer Conference–Write to Market
Corte Madera, CA
The Algonkian Writer Conference–Write to Market for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers will be held from November 6 to November 9 at the Corte Madera Best Western...