Indiana University Writers’ Conference

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Event Date: 
June 3, 2021
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
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The 2021 Indiana University Writers’ Conference will be held online from June 3 to June 6. The conference features workshops, craft classes, panel discussions, and readings for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. The faculty includes poets Tiana Clark, Ross Gay, and Maggie Smith; fiction writers Joseph Cassara, ZZ Packer, and Brando Skyhorse; and creative nonfiction writers Shawna Ayoub Ainslie, Hannah Bae, and Jaquira Díaz. The cost of the conference, including tuition for a workshop, is $475. The cost of the conference without workshop tuition is $125. General registration is first come, first served. To apply for a workshop, submit 8 to 10 pages of poetry or 15 to 20 pages of prose; admissions are rolling. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Indiana University Writers’ Conference, Ballantine Hall 240, 1020 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405. Bob Bledsoe, Director.