The 14th annual Chautauqua Writers’ Festival will be held from June 15 to June 18 at the historic Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, New York. The conference features workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as readings, panel discussions, individual conferences with faculty members, open mics, and time to write. The faculty includes poets Lia Purpura and Marcus Wicker; fiction writers Stewart O’Nan and Ann Pancake; and creative nonfiction writers Beth Ann Fennelly and Diana Hume George. The cost of tuition is $485. The fee for meals and lodging in the nearby Athenaeum Hotel ranges from $310 for college students to $576 for a private room. The registration deadline is May 31. Visit the website for more information.
Chautauqua Writers’ Festival, Chautauqua Institution, Education Department, P.O. Box 28, Chautauqua, NY 14722. (716) 357-6310.