• November 7, 2012 7:00 PM PST
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    The Nature of Words annual literary festival, Central Oregon's premier literary event, takes place each November in Bend, Oregon. Now in its eighth year, The Nature of Words brings nationally acclaimed authors to Bend for five days of readings, workshops,...
  • November 8, 2012 7:30 AM PST
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    Participants at all stages of development—from notebook scribblers to published novelists—are invited to attend a variety of morning workshops in fiction, poetry, songwriting, children’s literature, journalism, screenwriting, and creative nonfiction; afte...
  • November 8, 2012 8:00 AM PST
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    The Eighth Annual Other Words Conference, held again this year at Flagler College in the nation’s oldest city of St. Augustine, will include panels, readings, workshops, and Florida’s largest independent literary book fair. Papers and panel proposals on ...
  • November 8, 2012 6:00 PM PST
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    Illustrators write with pictures as much as authors do with words. To create an impeccably drawn and brilliantly written picture book, the author-illustrator—the one who wears both hats—must find the right balance of art and words. Judy Byron Schachner...
  • November 8, 2012 7:00 PM PST
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    Come write with the pros. Read poems, short stories, novels and essays with some of today’s leading writers. Join a workshop for feedback on your own work. Have fun with words! High School Writing Contest Prizes: 1st- $1,000 Millikin University Sch...
  • November 9, 2012 2:00 PM PST
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    New England Crime Bake is an annual conference celebrating the work of New England crime fiction and nonfiction authors. Registration is open to anyone, including authors (published and unpublished), readers, booksellers, librarians, agents, and publisher...
  • November 9, 2012 4:00 PM PST
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    The 14th annual Georgia Literary Festival, which celebrates writers and writing in a different part of the state each year, will be hosted by the College of Coastal Georgia, The Golden Isles Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Jekyll Island Authority. ...
  • November 10, 2012 8:00 AM PST
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    The Dahlonega Literary Festival is an annual celebration of books that takes place every second weekend in November. Situated in Historic Downtown Dahlonega, the festival continues to grow and become more and more entertaining as the years go on. We prom...
  • November 30, 2012 12:00 AM PST
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    White Pine Press is a non-profit literary publisher, established in 1973, which publishes poetry, fiction, essays, and literature in translation from around the world. Manuscripts must be between 60 and 80 pages in length. Poems must be original, but ...
  • November 30, 2012 12:00 AM PST
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    Eligibility: Poets writing in English who have not previously published or self-published a full-length collection (48+ pages) of poems. Judge: David St. John, author of The Face: A Novella in Verse Prize: $2,000 and publication for a first book of po...