Conferences

Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall, city or country, national or international, find the writing conference you desire. Our selective, searchable list of conferences features many of our published authors.


Format: 09/19/2019
Format: 09/19/2019
Iceland Writers Retreat

Iceland Writers Retreat

APRIL 3—7, 2019
REYKJAVIK, ICELAND
Join us for a series of workshops and panels led by an esteemed team of international writers. Between intimate workshops and lectures, we’ll offer the chance to tour the spectacular Golden Circle, sit in the cozy cafés of Reykjavík, soak in geothermal hot springs, listen to new Icelandic music, meet contemporary Icelandic writers, and learn about the country’s rich literary tradition.
Faculty: Priya Basil, Louis de Bernières, Ivan Coyote, Tessa Hadley, Dagur Hjartarson, Ann Hood, Auður Jónsdóttir, Alexander Maksik, Lina Meruane, Sarah Moss, Chigozie Obioma, Elizabeth Renzetti, Alda Sigmundsdóttir, Ragnar Helgi Ólafsson
Genres Offered: Fiction, Nonfiction
International Conference on Books, Publishing, and Libraries

International Conference on Books, Publishing, and Libraries

JULY 5, 2019
GRANADA, SPAIN
The International Conference on Books, Publishing & Libraries attendees include leaders in the field as well as emerging scholars, who travel to the conference from all corners of the globe and represent a broad range of disciplines and perspectives.
Faculty (previous): Nicole Allen, Marguerite Avery, MichŽle Cloonan, Bill Cope, John Frohnmayer, Brad King, Angus Phillips
Genres Offered: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry
Iota: Short Prose Conference

Iota: Short Prose Conference

AUGUST 16—19, 2019
LUBEC, ME
Iota faculty members guide participants through the crafting of short forms. Is a micro essay really a prose poem? Is a prose poem really a piece of flash fiction? Prepare to challenge your own assumptions.
Faculty: Richard Blanco, Arielle Greenberg
Genres Offered: Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction