The 11th annual Sirenland Writers Conference will be held from April 2, 2017, to April 8, 2017, at Le Sirenuse Hotel in Positano, Italy, located 35 miles south of Naples on the Amalfi Coast. The conference features workshops in fiction and creative nonfiction, panel discussions, and readings. The faculty includes fiction writers Richard Russo and Jim Shepard, and nonfiction writer Dani Shapiro. Tuition is $4,200, which includes lodging and some meals. Submit a work sample of up to 7,000 words and statement of purpose with a $10 application fee by October 31. Visit the website for more information.
Sirenland Writers Conference, P.O. Box 33, Washington Depot, CT 06794.