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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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Soaring Gardens Artists' Retreat
The Soaring Gardens Artists’ Retreat offers residencies of three to six weeks from May 15 to September 30 to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. The retreat is located...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||3/10/14|
Slice Literary Writers Conference
The fourth annual Slice Literary Writers’ Conference will be held from September 6 to September 7 at St. Francis College in downtown Brooklyn, New York. The conference offers craft workshops,...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||9/6/14||
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,...
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|
Sirenland Writers Conference
The Sirenland Writers Conference will be held from March 22 to March 28 at the Le Sirenuse Hotel in Positano, Italy, located 35 miles south of Naples on the Amalfi...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||3/22/15||9/30/14|
Sewanee Writers’ Conference
The 25th annual Sewanee Writers’ Conference will be held from July 22 to August 3 on the campus of Sewanee: The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee. The conference...