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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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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|
Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers
The 2015 Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers was held from October 16 to October 17 at the University of Tulsa in Oklahoma. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|
Palm Beach Poetry Festival
Delray Beach, FL
The 12th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival was held from January 18 to January 23, 2016, in downtown Delray Beach, Florida. The festival featured workshops, readings, craft talks, manuscript consultations,...