Bread Loaf Writers' Conference

Bread Loaf News

Meet the New Director


Jennifer Grotz, Director


Lauren Francis-Sharma, Assistant Director

Assistant Director Lauren Francis-Sharma invited Director Jennifer Grotz to do a Q&A and shares that interview here.


2018 Lectures and Readings

Bread Loaf Writers' Conference lectures and readings are free and open to the public.

2018 Lecture and Reading Schedule

We hope you can join us!


Bread Loaf Welcomes New Staff

Please join us in welcoming to the Bread Loaf Writers' Conferences team the following new staff members!

Megan Mayhew Bergman, Director
BL Environmental Writers’ Conference

Lauren Francis-Sharma, Assistant Director
BL Writers’ Conference

And we would like to congratulate Hope Maxwell Snyder on her promotion to Assistant Director, Bread Loaf in Sicily.

Click here to read staff bios.


Bread Loaf Writers' Conference Reunion and Celebration of Michael Collier
Read about the event and see photos here.
Bread Loaf Environmental Writers' Conference
Bread Loaf Translators' Conference
Bread Loaf Writers' Conference Sicily