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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|
International Festival of Authors
The 36th International Festival of Authors was held from October 22 to November 1 at the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto. The festival featured readings, interviews, lectures, round-table discussions, and book...
|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|
|Kentucky Book Fair||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|
Louisiana Book Festival
Baton Rouge, LA
The ninth annual Louisiana Book Festival was held on October 27, 2012, at the State Library of Louisiana, the State Museum, and the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge. The...
|Millay Colony for the Arts||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/1/16|
Library of Congress National Book Festival
The 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival was held on August 30 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The program featured readings and presentations by...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|