Workshops & Conferences


June 9-15, 2014
Breadloaf/Orion Environmental Writer's Conference

Acclaimed nature and environmental writers Rick Bass, Jane BroxAlison Hawthorne Deming, Camille Dungy, Maurice Manning, and Alan Weisman will constitute the faculty in this inaugural year of the conference.  Apply now!

June 22-28, 2014
Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference

Camille Dungy will join Pam Houston, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Rebecca Brown,  Sheri Joseph and Judson Mitcham for this summer's faculty in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction.  Apply now!

July 27- August 1, 2014
Napa Valley Writer's Conference

Applications accepted starting February 26.
The faculty has been announced for our 2014 conference! The lineup:

  • In poetry, Kazim Ali, Camille Dungy, Brenda Hillman and Brian Teare
  • In fiction, Michael Byers, Lan Samanthan Chang, Ayana Mathis and Justin Torres


The Summer Creative Writing Program at UC Berkeley

The Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference

The Mendocino Coast Workshop, Fort Bragg, CA  

Sanibel Island Writers Conference, Ft. Myers, FL

Casa Libre en la Solano, Tuscon, AZ

Poetry Festival, Sacramento Poetry Center, Sacramento, CA

Centrum Writers’ Conference,  Port Townsend, WA

Tomales Bay Writer’s Conference