The 2016 Gathering will be held from July 15 to July 17 at Keystone College in La Plume, Pennsylvania. The conference features lectures and performances for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. The theme this year is “Innovation: Radical Dreams for the Real World,” which will focus on inspiring participants to take chances on new ideas in their creative lives. Participating writers include poet Gail Carson Levine and fiction writer Pamela Muñoz Ryan. Tuition, which includes lodging and meals, is $495. Commuter tuition, which includes meals, is $395. Single event tickets are $25. Financial aid is available; the deadline to apply is June 1. Registration is first come, first served. Call or visit the website for more information.
The Gathering, Keystone College, One College Green, La Plume, PA 18440. (570) 561-5962. Suzanne Fisher Staples, Contact.