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2018 Applications Available Now
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Bread Loaf Environmental
June 1 to 7, 2018

Bread Loaf Translators'
June 1 to 7, 2018

Bread Loaf Writers'
August 15 to 25, 2018

Bread Loaf in Sicily
September 23 to 29, 2018


Lectures & Readings Online
Click on the link below to listen to Bread Loaf Writers’ Conferences readings and lectures.

Bread Loaf Reading & Lecture Recordings


Bread Loaf Writers' Conference Reunion
and Celebration
of Michael Collier
Read more about the October weekend event here and make plans to join us!


Tracy K. Smith Named New Poet Laureate
We would like to congratulate Tracy K. Smith, Bread Loaf Meralmikjen Fellow in Poetry in 2004, on being named the new Poet Laureate of the United States.  Read More »

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