Writers Conferences & Writing Workshops
The Guide to Writers Conferences & Writing Workshops
Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference
       
Website northwoodswriters.org/
Year Established 2003
Program Description 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!
Number of Programs/Year 1
Program Length 6 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio 12:1
Program Focus Publishing, Fiction, Poetry, Non-fiction
Faculty This year's stellar lineup includes: Edward Hirsch - Distinguished Visiting Writer. Joan Naviyuk Kane - Poetry. Wayne Miller - Poetry. Mat Johnson - Fiction. Alison Hawthorne Deming - Creative Nonfiction. Paisley Rekdal - Creative Nonfiction.
Costs $600 (or $660 after March 30) includes intensive workshop, daily craft talks, Reading Series, pontoon, publishing and editor Q&As and 5 conference meals. Half hour manuscript consult with faculty is $60. Convenient and affordable housing. Apply online.
U.S. Locations Bemidji, Minnesota
Months June
Sponsor's Calendar Link northwoodswriters.org/the-conference/schedule/
Sponsor's Facebook Page www.facebook.com/MinnesotaNorthwoodsWritersConference
Contact Mathew Hawthorne
Conference Coordinator
Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference
Bemidji State University, 1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #4
Bemidji, MN 56601-2699
United States
Phone: 218-755-2851
E-Mail: writersconference@bemidjistate.edu

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