Workshops and retreats in creative writing. Topics include autobiography, poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, memoir, writing for children; book arts, picture books and comic illustration, graphic novel, special topics & forms.
3 & 5 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Autobiography/Memoir, Children's, Fiction, Journalism, Nature, Non-fiction, Poetry, Publishing, Travel, Young Adult
2010-11: Jessica Abel, Brenda Cárdenas, Jack El-Hai, Heid Erdrich, John Hildebrand, Jim Moore, Gregory Orfalea, Shannon Olson, Sun Yung Shin, Joyce Sutphen, Richard Terrill, and Catherine Watson.
Tuition $370/3-day; $555/week. Twin Cities on-campus private lodging $280/4 nights; $420/6 nights. Cloquet Forestry Center retreats shared room and board $240/3 nights; $485/6 nights. Graduate & undergraduate college credits and scholarships available.
Cloquet Forestry Center & Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota
February, April, June, July, October
Split Rock Arts Program, University of Minnesota
360 Coffey Hall, 1420 Eckles Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55108-6084
Algonkian Author Salon Commercial Novel Writing Program
The first truly competitive novel writing program created by literary agents, editors, and writers. No time wasting, no gimmicks. Straight talk.
San Francisco, CA : D.C., DC : Tampa, FL : Atlanta, GA : Chicago, IL : New Orleans, LA : Boston, MA : Raleigh, NC : New York, NY : Dallas, TX : Seattle, WA
Chanticleer Authors Conference 2015
Engaging Readers and Building a Fanbase, Discoverability in Today's Publishing Market, Accelerating Book Sales, Book Marketing Tools and Tips, and the Business of Writing!
Seattle, : Bellingham, : Pacific Northwest, WA : Vancouver, Canada : British Columbia, Canada
Writing the Rockies
This annual workshop features concurrent tracks in genre fiction, poetry, screenwriting, and publishing, plus keynotes, readings, one-on-one pitch sessions, manuscript critique sessions Jul 22-25, 2015