The 2019 Omnidawn Poetry Writing Conference was held from June 6 to June 9 at Saint Mary’s College in Moraga, California, fifteen miles east of San Francisco. The conference featured workshops, craft talks, and readings for poets. The faculty included poets Victoria Chang, Amy Gerstler, C. S. Giscombe, Carl Phillips, and Layli Long Soldier. Attendees participated in five workshops, one with each faculty member; workshops were limited to ten participants each. Tuition was $900, which included on-campus dinners. Private lodging in on-campus apartments with a shared kitchen and bathroom was $285. Using the online submission system, writers submitted four to five pages of poetry with a $20 application fee by June 2. Registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Omnidawn Poetry Writing Conference, Omnidawn Publishing, 2200 Adeline Street, Suite 150, Oakland, CA 94607. Ken Keegan, Executive Director.