Sitka Symposium

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Sitka, AK, United States
E-mail address: 

The 2014 Sitka Symposium was held from July 20 to July 26 on the Sheldon Jackson Campus in Sitka, Alaska. The conference offered workshops, craft discussions, readings, and local excursions for poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers. The faculty included writers Winona LaDuke, Luis Alberto Urrea, and Alan Weisman. The cost of the conference was $425. Limited financial aid was available. Meal plans were available for an additional $30 a day; lodging at the Sheldon Jackson campus was available for up to $75 a day. Lodging was also available at nearby hotels and inns. Registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Sitka Symposium, The Island Institute, P.O. Box 2420, Sitka, AK 99835. (907) 747-3794.