The best writing conferences in the Great Lakes

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Michigan

Bear River Writers’ Conference

This popular lakeside conference combines craft conversations with nature, offering attendees hikes, pontoon rides, canoeing/kayaking, and nightly bonfires in addition to panels and workshops.

Where: Ann Arbor
When: May 30-June 3, 2019
lsa.umich.edu/bearriver