The 2021 Chautauqua Writers’ Festival was held from June 23 to June 26 at the historic Chautauqua Institution in Chautauqua, New York. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as readings and panel discussions. The faculty included poets Martha Collins and Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, fiction writers Marie Myung-Ok Lee and Jess Row, and nonfiction writer Porochista Khakpour. The keynote speaker was poet Shane McCrae. The cost of the full conference was $550; the registration deadline was May 31. The cost of the conference without a workshop was $200; register by June 23 or on site. Lodging was available at the nearby Athenaeum Hotel for a discounted rate of $50 per night for a shared room or $100 per night for a single room. Visit the website for more information
Chautauqua Writers’ Festival, Chautauqua Institution, P.O. Box 28, One Ames Avenue, Chautauqua, NY 14722.