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: 11/19/2019
Format: 11/19/2019
Iceland Writers Retreat

Iceland Writers Retreat

APRIL 29—MAY 3, 2020
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: David Chariandy, Will Ferguson, Patrick Gale, Adam Gopnik, Kristín Helga Gunnarsdóttir, Elnathan John, Dan Kois, Gretchen Rubin, Ivana Sajko, Maria Semple, Kamila Shamsie, Elizabeth Wurtzel
Genres Offered: Fiction, Nonfiction
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