Bread Loaf Writers' Conference

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A Note from the Director

The Bread Loaf Writers' Conferences offer an exciting array of programs that are part of a tradition that has made Bread Loaf one of America's most valuable literary institutions. Read More »


Public Events Schedule - August 2016

Conference lectures and readings are free and open to the public.

Bread Loaf Writers' Conference Lecture & Reading Schedule 2016

We hope you can join us!


Bread Loaf Community Page

Visit the Community Page to see a list of all who will attend the conference in August as well as bios for the recipients of this year's fellowships, scholarships, and returning contributor awards.


Ross GayRoss Gay, Bread Loaf Orion Faculty Member, Wins Poetry Awards

We’re pleased to congratulate 2015 Bread Loaf Orion faculty member Ross Gay on being awarded the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry and the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award for his work Catalogue of Unabashed Gratitude.


2016 Bread Loaf Bakeless Camargo Fellows

Please join us in congratulating this year’s winners: Hugh Coyle, Marian Crotty, Chanda Feldman, Julie Iromuanya, Margaree Little, Josh Mak, Joshua Rivkin, and Anjali Vaidya. Read More »

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