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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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Chicago Writers Conference
The 2014 Chicago Writers Conference will be held from October 24 to October 26 at the University Center in Chicago. The conference offers workshops, panels, readings, and pitch sessions for...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/24/14||10/15/14|
International Festival of Authors
The 35th International Festival of Authors will be held from October 23 to November 2 at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto. The festival includes readings in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/23/14|
Salt Cay Writers Retreat
Salt Cay, Bahamas
The 2014 Salt Cay Writers Retreat will be held from October 20 to October 25 in Salt Cay, Bahamas. The retreat features workshops in fiction and creative nonfiction; craft discussions;...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/20/14||10/1/14|
James River Writers Conference
The 12th annual James River Writers Conference will be held from October 17 to October 19 at the Virginia State Capitol and Hilton Garden Inn in Richmond, Virginia. The conference...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/17/14|
Workshops in Thomas
Workshops in Thomas will be held from October 17 to October 19 in Thomas, West Virginia, a rural mountain town on the edge of Canaan Valley and the Monongahela National...
|Poetry, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/17/14||10/1/14|
|Anam Cara Writer's and Artist's Retreat||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||10/11/14|