The 2022 conference will be held in-person on the campus of Napa Valley College in Napa, CA. Applications will open Monday, February 28, and close Monday, May 2.
Please review our 2022 COVID-19 Protocols prior to applying.
POETRY: Jane Hirshfield – Major Jackson – Dana Levin – Patricia Smith
FICTION: Kevin Brockmeier – Lan Samantha Chang – Michelle Huneven – ZZ Packer
POETRY TRANSLATION: Forrest Gander
Since 1981, the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference has provided literary fellowship and a craft-focused experience among the foothills and vineyards that have made this region famous.