Writers gather in an intimate lakeside setting with award-winning authors and teachers to practice the arts of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction in one of the most affordable and intensive conferences anywhere. Camille Dungy gives MNWC an A plus!
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Fiction, Non-fiction, Poetry, Publishing
This year's stellar lineup includes:
Joy Harjo - Distinguished Visiting Writer.
Natalie Diaz - Poetry.
Jericho Brown - Poetry.
Rebecca Brown - Creative Nonfiction.
Lorraine Lopez - Fiction.
LeAnne Howe - Multigenre.
Conference fee - $550 early registration or $600 after April 5 - includes: workshop, daily craft talks, Reading Series, afternoon events, publishing and editor Q&As and 5 conference meals. Half hour manuscript consultation with workshop faculty is $45.
Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference
Bemidji State University, 1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #4
Bemidji, MN 56601-2699
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.