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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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James River Writers Conference
The 13th annual James River Writers Conference was held from October 16 to October 18 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in Richmond, Virginia. The conference featured master classes, meetings...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|
|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...
|Millay Colony for the Arts||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||3/1/16|
Library of Congress National Book Festival
The 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival was held on August 30 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The program featured readings and presentations by...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|
New York Mills Arts Retreat
New York Mills, MN
The New York Mills Arts Retreat offers residencies of two to six weeks to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers in New York Mills, Minnesota. Residents are provided with...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||4/1/16|