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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 Writer's Journey
Writing as a Pathway through Grief, Loss, Uncertainty and Change, for fiction and creative nonfiction writers, will be held from October 7 to October 13 at the Commonweal Retreat Center...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/7/15||7/15/16|
Southern Festival of Books
The 27th annual Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word will be held from October 9 to October 11 at the War Memorial Plaza and the Nashville...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||10/9/15|
|Anne LaBastille Writer Residencies||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||10/10/15||5/20/15|
James River Writers Conference
The 13th annual James River Writers Conference will be held from October 16 to October 18 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in Richmond, Virginia. The conference features master classes,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/16/15|
Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers
The 2015 Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers will be held from October 16 to October 17 at the University of Tulsa in Oklahoma. The conference features workshops in poetry,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/17/15|
International Festival of Authors
The 36th International Festival of Authors will be held from October 22 to November 1 at the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto. The festival features readings, interviews, lectures, round-table discussions, and...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/22/15|