Salt Cay Writers Retreat

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Salt Cay, Bahamas
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
E-mail address: 

The 2016 Salt Cay Writers Retreat will be held from May 23 to May 28 in Salt Cay, Bahamas. The retreat features workshops in fiction and creative nonfiction; craft discussions; readings; lectures; one-on-one manuscript consultations with editors, agents, and publishers; and time to write. The faculty includes fiction writers Lorenzo Carcaterra, Lee Child, Ann Hood, and Téa Obreht; and agents Erin Harris, Jeff Kleinman, and Erin Niumata, all of Folio Literary Management, and Kristin Nelson of Nelson Literary Agency. Tuition, which includes some transportation and most meals, is $2,450 before January 30, 2016 and $2,950 thereafter. Lodging is not included, but discounted rates are available at the nearby Comfort Suites Paradise Island. Using the online submission system, submit up to 15 pages of prose and a short bio. Registration is first come, first served. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Salt Cay Writers Retreat, P.O. Box 454, Washington, MI 48094. (732) 267-6449. Christopher Graham, Contact.