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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 Humanities Festival||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/14/12|
Whidbey Island, WA
Hedgebrook offers residencies of two to six weeks to women poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 48-acre estate located on Whidbey Island, 35 miles north of Seattle. Up...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||9/10/12|
International Festival of Authors
The 33rd International Festival of Authors was held from October 18 to October 28, 2012, at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto. The festival includes readings in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/18/12|
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||9/9/12|
James River Writers Conference
The tenth annual James River Writers Conference was held from October 19 to October 21, 2012, at the Library of Virginia in Richmond. The conference includes meetings with agents, lectures,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/19/12|
|Kentucky Book Fair||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||11/10/12|