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2012 dates to be announced

As part of the Stony Brook Southampton Writing Program, the Writers Conference provides a forum for authors of all genres to study and discuss the craft of writing.

Through workshops, lectures, readings, and small-group discussions, the conference offers inspiration and guidance to new writers, established writers, teachers of writing, editors, and those who wish to audit the conference.

Located in a resort area of natural beauty, the conference offers instruction that is friendly, rigorous, professionally useful, and intellectually challenging.

The Conference will welcome many distinguished authors and teachers* including:

Alan Alda
Melissa Bank
Billy Collins
Jules Feiffer
Kaylie Jones
Matthew Klam
Mark Doty
Dan Menaker
Marsha Norman
Robert Reeves
Roger Rosenblatt
Julie Sheehan
Frederic Tuten
Lou Ann Walker
John Westermann
Meg Wolitzer
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For more information about registration, contact us.

View our schedule of 2011 Public Events.

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*Participating authors subject to change. Schedule of events will be forthcoming.