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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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Voices of the Wilderness Residency
The United States Forest Service offers residencies of seven to nine days from June through August to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers, to take part in a field...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||4/20/12|
Voices Summer Writing Workshops
The 2013 Voices Summer Writing Workshops for writers of color, presented by the Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation, will be held from June 23 to June 29 on the...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||6/23/13||4/8/13|
|Washington University in St. Louis Summer Writers Institute||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||7/13/12|
Wellspring House offers residencies of one week to one month, with longer stays available, year-round to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at a renovated carriage house...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||
Wesleyan Writers Conference
The 57th annual Wesleyan Writers Conference will be held from June 12 to June 16 at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut. The conference offers seminars and workshops in poetry, fiction,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||6/12/13||3/22/13|
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 features readings, author signings, and a...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||10/13/12|