Washington Island Literary Festival

Washington Island, Wisconsin, United States

Sep 21 - Sep 23, 2023


TUITION / COST:$150.00
SCHOLARSHIP:None Available

CONTACT: Jerod Santek
PHONE: 920-868-1457
EMAIL: jerod@writeondoorcounty.org
WEBSITE: www.writeondoorcounty.org

Join us for 1, 2, or 3 days on beautiful Washington Island for creative labs, writing workshops, panel discussions, and author presentations.

The Washington Island Literary Festival 2023: Space for the Unexpected. Join us for one, two, or three days of creativity, writing, conversations, and author presentations in an intimate setting on Washington Island in Lake Michigan, off the northeast peninsula of Wisconsin.


Featured Writers Include:

Core Faculty: Amy Quan Barry, Brenda Cárdenas, Lan Samantha Chang, Meghan O'Gieblyn, and Shelby Van Pelt. Additional Faculty: Albert DeGenova, Denise Low, Alessandra Simmons Rolffs, and Elizabeth Evans Sachs.


Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction


Trueblood Performing Arts Center
870 Main Rd.
Washington Island
Wisconsin, United States

Write On, Door County

Write On, Door County focuses on the importance of writing and reading and the ability of people to connect through stories. Through conferences, master classes, and educational programs both in-person and online, we offer something for writers of all ages, at all stages.

Our writers' residency program provides a peaceful retreat located on 59 acres of meadow, orchards, and woodlands, nestled between the waters of Green Bay and Lake Michigan for writers of all genres to focus on their craft. Poets, children's authors, essayists, novelists, songwriters, playwrights, translators, multimedia artists, and more have all made progress on current projects and found inspiration for new projects while in residency at Write On.