The seventh annual Healing Art of Writing Conference was held from July 8 to July 14, 2012, at the Dominican University of California in San Rafael. The conference offers workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as readings and lectures on writing and healing. The faculty included poets Joan Baranow and Alicia Suskin Ostriker; fiction writers Molly Giles, Marilyn Krysl, and Nina Schuyler; and creative nonfiction writer David Watts. Visit the website for more information.
Healing Art of Writing Conference, Foundation for the Humanities in Medicine, Dominican University of California, 50 Acacia Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901. (415) 485-3264. Joan Baranow and David Watts, Codirectors.