Iceland Writers Retreat

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Reykjavík, Iceland
Event Date: 
April 3, 2019
Application Deadline: 
March 3, 2019
E-mail address: 

The 2019 Iceland Writers Retreat for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers will be held from April 3 to April 7 at the Icelandair Hotel Reykjavík Natura in Reykjavík, Iceland. The retreat offers workshops, panels, lectures, and time to write, as well as tours of Iceland. The faculty includes fiction writers Priya Basil, Louis de Bernières, Tessa Hadley, Lina Meruane, Sarah Moss, and Chigozie Obioma; and nonfiction writers Ivan Coyote, Jón Gnarr, Ann Hood, and Elizabeth Renzetti. The cost of the retreat is ISK $283,500 (approximately $2,300), which includes lodging at the conference hotel, most meals, and tours; the cost without lodging is ISK $199,000 (approximately $1,600). Travel is not included. An optional two-day extension is available for an additional ISK 58,000 (approximately $500). Registration is first come, first served; the deadline is March 3. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Iceland Writers Retreat, P.O. Box 76, 212 Garoabaer, Iceland. Erica Green and Eliza Reid, Cofounders.