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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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Hedgebrook Master Class Retreat Series
Whidbey Island, WA
Hedgebrook offers the Master Class Retreat Series of weeklong sessions, limited to six to eight women writers each, on Whidbey Island, about 35 miles northwest of Seattle. The program features...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||11/13/15|
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|
International Literature Festival Berlin
The 12th annual International Literature Festival Berlin was held from September 9 to September 15, 2012, at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt. The 2011 festival focused on literature of...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word||No|
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|
|Kentucky Book Fair||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|
Louisiana Book Festival
Baton Rouge, LA
The ninth annual Louisiana Book Festival was held on October 27, 2012, at the State Library of Louisiana, the State Museum, and the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge. The...