The 2016 Iota Short Prose Conference was held from August 16 to August 19 at the Roosevelt Campobello International Park on Campobello Island, in New Brunswick, Canada, located just off the coast of Lubec, Maine. The conference, which focused on short forms in prose poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, featured workshops, craft discussions, one-on-one meetings with faculty, readings, open mics, and field trips to nearby locations. The faculty included poet Mark Doty and nonfiction writer Dinty W. Moore. Tuition was $940, which included lodging and most meals, or $575, which included some meals. Writers submitted a sample of up to five pages and cover letter with a $15 application fee. Applications were accepted on a rolling basis. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for complete guidelines.
Iota Short Prose Conference, Inkslinger Conferences, 114 Moore Road, Trescott, ME 04652. (207) 904-7652.