Annual summer themed conference; year-long (low residency) writing workshops; spring & fall retreats; residencies in rural communities; lectures & readings; fellowships; NEA's Big Read
Number of Programs/Year
From 3 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Fiction, Humor, Nature, Non-fiction, Poetry
Summer 2014: Kim Barnes, John Daniel, Brenda Miller, Kim Stafford and Perrin Kerns, Luis Alberto Urrea, Gary Ferguson (Outpost workshop), Teresa Jordan (Year-long workshop), and Anis Mojgani (Youth workshop). Keynote: Naomi Shihab Nye.
Summer: $695, optional food and lodging additional. Yearlong workshop: $6,240. April & October writing retreats: $280/week. Lectures & readings by donation.