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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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The 2014 Sitka Symposium was held from July 20 to July 26 on the Sheldon Jackson Campus in Sitka, Alaska. The conference offered workshops, craft discussions, readings, and local excursions...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|
Skagit River Poetry Festival
La Conner, WA
The seventh biennial Skagit River Poetry Festival was held from May 17 to May 20 at various venues in La Conner, Washington. The festival included workshops in poetry,...
Slice Literary Writers Conference
The 2016 Slice Literary Writers’ Conference will be held from September 10 to September 11 at St. Francis College in downtown Brooklyn, New York. The conference features craft workshops, panels,...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||
Soaring Gardens Artists' Retreat
The Soaring Gardens Artists’ Retreat offers residencies of three to five weeks from May 15 to September 30 to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. The retreat is...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||3/10/16|
South Dakota Festival of Books
Sioux Falls, SD
The 2012 South Dakota Festival of Books was held from October 28 to October 30 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The festival featured lectures, panels, readings, and an...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|
|Southampton Writers Conference||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|