August 12 – 15, 2015
Catamaran Writing Conference
featuring a poetry class with Ellen Bass and Jericho Brown
Pebble Beach, CA

September 19, 2015
A Poetry Workshop with Natalie Diaz
hosted by Ellen Bass
Santa Cruz, CA

September 20, 2015
Poetry by the River
featuring Ellen Bass, Natalie Diaz, Danusha Lameris, Armando Alcarez, Jasmine Schlafke, and Paul Hoover
San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz, CA
For more info, contact Laurie Eagan:

September 23, 2015
Word Works Talk: Controlled Chaos
Hugo House, Seattle, WA

September 24, 2015
Word Works Workshop
Hugo House, Seattle, WA

September 25 – 27, 2015
LiTFUSE 2015
A Poets’ Workshop
featuring Ellen Bass
Tieton, WA

October 1, 2015
Poetry Reading
Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA

October 24, 2015
International Festival of Authors (IFOA)
Details TBD
Toronto, ON

October 24-25, 2015
The World Split Open
A Poetry Workshop with Ellen Bass
Toronto, ON
For questions, use the contact form found here.

November 8-13, 2015 – SOLD OUT
Into the Heart of Poetry
with Kim Rosen and Ellen Bass
Mayacamas Ranch, Calistoga, CA
To be added to the wait list, please write Jen at and let her know if you are interested in a single or double.

December 6 – 11, 2015
The Life of Poetry
with Ellen Bass
Esalen, Big Sur, CA

June 3- 6, 2016
The World Split Open
with Ellen Bass
Nanoose Bay, BC, Canada

August 21 – 27, 2016
The Glint of Light on Broken Glass
with Pam Houston and Ellen Bass
The Inn at Lake Connamarra, Hope, B. C. Canada

October 15 – 22, 2016
Writing for Our Lives at La Serrania
with Ellen Bass
La Serrania, Mallorca, Spain