Directory of Conferences & Centers

Discover the conferences, centers, festivals, residencies, and retreats that best fit your writing needs. Our directory lists member programs in North America and abroad, including programs that participate in the Kurt Brown Prizes. You can also browse specific events in a calendar view.

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Now Displaying 9 Writers' Conferences and Centers
Writing Conference/Center Name Location Event Date

29th Annual Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway

New Jersey

January 13, 2023

Juniper Summer Writing Institute

Massachusetts

June 11, 2023

KAZ CONFERENCE WRITING WORKSHOP

New York

Year Round

Longleaf Writers' Conference @ Seaside, Florida

Florida

May 13, 2023

Pacific MFA in Writing | Residency Writers Conference

Oregon

Year Round

Paris Cafe Writing

France

November 20, 2022

Reclaiming the Commons: ASLE+AESS 2023 Conference

Oregon

July 9, 2023

The Chanticleer Authors Conference

Washington

April 27, 2023

The Summer Seminar for Writers at Sarah Lawrence College

New York

Year Round