The 10th Lewes Creative Writers’ Conference

The 10th Lewes Creative Writers’ Conference
Saturday, August 19, 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Join writers of all types at the 10th Annual Lewes Creative Writers' Conference. The Conference will be held on Saturday, August 19 from 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM. Workshop topics include Fiction, Poetry, Short Fiction, Memoir, Essay and more. At lunchtime, Delaware Division of the Arts Fellowship Recipients will read from their work. 

Please carefully read Workshop Descriptions before registering for the Conference. The Small Group Workshops require prior submission of materials by July 15. You will be notified on or about August 1 if you have been selected for a Small Group Workshop. If you haven't you'll be asked to select an alternate workshop.

Workshop Descriptions & Presenter Biographies

Conference Registration

There will be an Evening of Readings by Conference workshop presenters on Friday, August 18 beginning at 5:00 PM. Presenters include Lisa Courtier, Viet Dinh, Devon Duggan-Miler, Maribeth Fischer, Gerry LaFemina, and Billie Travalini.

Readings Registration


Once again, we are offering the $5 lunch option, payable at the conference. Please sign up for lunch at the time of registration so we know how much to order. As always, the conference is free but we gratefully accept donations to help defray conference expenses. You can donate through Network for Good and type “Conference” in the designation block.


 This program is supported, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on


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