The third annual DISQUIET Azores Residency, sponsored by Dzanc Books and Fundação Luso-Americana, will be held from July 7 to July 16 at the Hotel do Colégio in Ponta Delgada on the island of São Miguel. The residency features time to write, half-day excursions to explore the island, readings, open mics, and informal discussions for poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers. Poet and fiction writer Ocean Vuong and fiction writer Jeff Parker will be the 2019 writers in residence. The cost of the residency, which includes lodging and breakfasts, is $2,195 for a standard room and $2,595 for a superior room. To apply, submit via e-mail up to 15 pages of poetry or prose. Admissions are made on a rolling basis; space is limited. E-mail or visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
DISQUIET Azores Residency, 610 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002.