Writers at Work Conference

Alta, UT, United States
Application Deadline: 
June 3, 2016
E-mail address: 

The 32nd annual Writers at Work Conference was held from June 15 to June 19 at the Alta Lodge in Alta, Utah. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as craft lectures, panel discussions, hikes, and time to write. The faculty included poet Tarfia Faizullah, fiction writer Peter Ho Davies, and nonfiction writer Kerry Howley. Consultation faculty included poet Sara Eliza Johnson, fiction writer Morris Collins, and creative nonfiction writer David Stuart MacLean. The cost of the conference was $730, which included tuition and all meals. Individual consultations with an agent or editor were available for an additional $50. Lodging was available at the Alta Lodge, and ranges from a total of $115 for a shared dorm to $285 for a private room. Registration was limited; the deadline was June 3. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Writers at Work Conference, P.O. Box 711191, Salt Lake City, UT 84171. (801) 996-3313. Jennifer Atwood, Contact.