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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.
|Event||Genre||Free?||Event Date||Application Deadline||Financial Aid Deadline|
Massachusetts Poetry Festival
The Massachusetts Poetry Festival was held from April 29 to May 1 in downtown Salem. The festival featured workshops, panels, readings, music, visual arts presentations, and a book fair featuring...
|Boston Book Festival||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes|
WordTheatre Writers Workshop and Retreat
The 2016 WordTheatre Writers Workshop and Retreat was held from June 24 to July 1 in Edale, England, a farming valley located in the region’s peak district. The retreat...
|Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||7/10/16||5/11/16|
Umbria Writing and Publishing Workshop
The 2012 Umbria Writing and Publishing Workshop was held from June 28 to July 2 in the Umbrian hill town of Orvieto, Italy. The conference featured workshops in fiction...
|Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|
Eastern Kentucky University Creative Writing Conference
The 2012 Eastern Kentucky University Creative Writing Conference was held from June 11 to June 15 on the university's campus in Richmond, Kentucky. The conference featured craft lectures, manuscript evaluations,...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No|