The 13th Annual Eckerd College Writers' Conference: Writers in Paradise is currently accepting submissions for workshops with Andre Dubus III, Denise Duhamel, Ann Hood, Laura Lippman, Stewart O'Nan, Les Standiford, Sterling Watson and David Yoo. We offer more than 30 different fellowships and scholarships on a competitive basis, including alumni of the conference, current and recent MFAs, and AWP members.
Guest speakers for 2017 will include Inaugural poet, Richard Blanco, Iowa Writers Workshop Director, Lan Samantha Chang, Florida Poet Laureate, Peter Meinke, and more.Located on the coast of the picturesque Boca Ciega Bay in St. Petersburg, Florida, Writers in Paradise offers an intimate eight-day experience of workshop classes, roundtables, panel discussions, Q&As, readings, book signings, and receptions with our award-winning faculty and guest speakers.
The conference will take place January 14-21, 2017.
For more information or to apply, please visit our website.
Application period will close on November 15th.