Lighthouse Writers Workshop Lit Fest

Denver, CO, United States
Application Deadline: 
March 15, 2018
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Lighthouse Writers Workshop’s thirteenth annual Lit Fest will be held from June 1 to June 15 in Denver. The festival features two weeks of workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as salons, seminars, and parties for writers of all genres and levels. This year’s faculty includes poets CAConrad and Terrance Hayes; fiction writers Steve Almond, Robin Black, Sheila Heti, Leslie Jamison, Min Jin Lee, Lydia Millet, Jenny Offill, and Maggie Shipstead; nonfiction writers Charles D'Ambrosio and Emily Rapp Black; screenwriter Alexandre O. Phillippe; and playwright Daniel Goldfarb. Tuition for a weeklong workshop is $850 for Lighthouse members and $910 for nonmembers; Tuition for a weekend workshop is $495 for members and $555 for nonmembers. Some scholarships are available. Lodging is available at nearby hotels and inns. To apply to a workshop, submit up to 10 pages of poetry or prose with a $30 application fee by March 15. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Lighthouse Writers Workshop, 1515 Race Street, Denver, CO 80206. (303) 297-1185.