The 24th annual Environmental Writing Institute conference for creative nonfiction writers was held from September 22 to September 25 at the University of Montana in Missoula. The 2016 program, which was limited to 10 participants, featured three half-day workshops and individual conferences with creative nonfiction writer Seth Kantner, as well as time to write. Tuition was $500, which included some meals. Lodging was available at area hotels and inns. Writers submitted an application, a writing sample of 2,000 to 4,000 words, and a one-page résumé or bio by August 1. There was no application fee. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.
Environmental Writing Institute, c/o Environmental Studies Department, University of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812. (406) 243-2904. Phil Condon, Director.