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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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Wisconsin Book Festival
The 11th annual Wisconsin Book Festival was held from November 7 to November 11, 2012, at various venues in downtown Madison. The festival featured readings; panels; open mikes; conversations with...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word||Yes|
|Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|
William Paterson University Spring Writer’s Conference
The 2015 William Paterson University Spring Writer’s Conference will be held on April 18 on the WPU campus in Wayne, New Jersey, 20 miles northwest of New York City. The...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||4/18/15||4/1/15|
Willapa Bay AiR
Willapa Bay AiR offers month-long residencies from March through September to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on 16 wooded acres near Oysterville, Washington, 30 miles north...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||7/31/14|
West Virginia Book Festival
The 2012 West Virginia Book Festival was held from October 13 to October 14 at the Charleston Civic Center in downtown Charleston. The festival featured readings, author signings, and a...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|
Wesleyan Writers Conference
The 59th annual Wesleyan Writers Conference will be held from June 10 to June 14 at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut. The conference offers seminars and workshops in poetry, fiction,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||6/10/15||