The fifth annual River Teeth Nonfiction Conference will be held from June 3 to June 5 at Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio. The conference offers individual manuscript consultations as well as seminars, readings, open mics, and book signings. Participating creative nonfiction writers include Dinty W. Moore and Elena Passarello. The cost of the conference is $425. A 30-minute, 25-page essay consultation is available for an additional $50; essays must be submitted one month prior to the conference. A one hour, book-length manuscript consultation is available for an additional $300; submit manuscripts for consultations by March 15. For general registration, submit up to 10 pages of creative nonfiction and a statement of interest with a $100 deposit by May 8. On-campus housing is available from $40 per night; meal plans are available for $70. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
River Teeth Nonfiction Conference, Ashland University, 401 College Avenue, Ashland, OH 44805. (419) 289-5098. Cassandra Brown, Contact.