The Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference will be held from April 27 to April 30 at the Inn at Manchester in Manchester, Vermont. The conference features evaluation and discussion of book-length and chapbook-length poetry manuscripts with poets, editors, and publishers. The faculty includes poets and editors Joan Houlihan, Stephen Motika, Martha Rhodes, and Ellen Doré Watson. The cost of the conference is $1,475, which includes tuition, a private room, and meals. Using the online application system, submit three to four poems and a brief bio. There is no application fee. Admissions are made on a rolling basis. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference, Concord Poetry Center, 40 Stow Street, Concord, MA 01742. (978) 897-0054. Joan Houlihan, Director.