Bread Loaf Conferences

A Letter from the Director

The Bread Loaf Writers' Conference is one of America's most valuable literary institutions. For the past 90 years, the workshops, lectures, and classes, held in the shadow of the Green Mountains, have introduced generations of participants to rigorous practical and theoretical approaches to the craft of writing, and given America itself proven models of literary instruction. [Read more]

Bread Loaf Writers' Conference
August 12-22, 2015


The website and applications for the August conference will be available in early December. Please stop back! In the meantime, click here for a Quick Glimpse.


Bread Loaf Translators'
June 1-7, 2015


Information & Application

Bread Loaf Orion
Writers' Conference

June 1-7, 2015


Bread Loaf in Sicily
Writers' Conference
September 20-26, 2015


Information & Application

Bakeless Camargo Residency
April 28-May 28, 2015


Information & Application