Focused on both art and craft, the Ridgefield Writers Conference is one of the most instructive short conferences available, with faculty-led workshops; agent, editor and publisher panels; networking; readings; and post-conference resources.
Group Size or S:T Ratio
1 to 8 students
Autobiography/Memoir, Business/Technical, Fiction, Non-fiction
Our award-winning faculty hold MFAs in their workshop specialty and have books in print, qualifying them to inspire and guide writers of novels, short stories, memoir, essays, creative nonfiction and cultural narrative.
Early bird pricing is $175 for applications received before July 1 and $200 thereafter.
Westchester County, New York
Marche region, Italy
Development Editor and Writer
Word for Words
12 Abbott Avenue
Ridgefield, CT 06877
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 July 20-25, 2016.