Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Wallowa Lake, OR
Event Date: 
July 8, 2019
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions

The 32nd annual Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers will be held from July 8 to July 14 at the Wallowa Lake Lodge in Wallowa Lake, Oregon. The program features workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as panel discussions, craft talks, and open mics. The theme for the 2019 conference is “Steering the Craft” in honor of Ursula Le Guin. The faculty includes poets Anis Mojgani and Kim Stafford; fiction writers Jamie Ford, Scott Russell Sanders, Nisi Shawl, and Sharma Shields; fiction and nonfiction writer Beth Piatote; and nonfiction writer Perrin Kerns. Tuition ranges from $300 for a weekend pass to $925 for the full conference. Lodging in tent camps is available at the Wallowa Lake Camp for $20 per night. Registration is first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Summer Fishtrap Gathering of Writers, P.O. Box 38, Enterprise, OR 97828. (541) 426-3623.