Florida literary Organizations & events


Book fairs & festivals


online sellers of Florida books


literary organizations


literary magazines

Saw Palm - University of South Florida

Devoted exclusively to Florida fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, art, photography, and interviews with Florida artists.

 

The Southeast Review

Florida State University

 

Subtropics

University of Florida

 

The Florida Review

University of Central Florida

 

Fiction Fix

University of North Florida

 

Panhandler Magazine

University of West Florida

 

Gulf Stream

Florida International University

 

Coastlines

Florida Atlantic University

Tampa Review

University of Tampa

 

Apalachee Review

published in Tallahassee by Apalachee Press, a nonprofit corporation

 

Brushing
Rollins College

 

CaKe
Florida A&M University

 

Juked

E-Journal & Print, based in Tallahassee

 

La Fovea

Poetry e-journal, based in Tallahassee

 

Mangrove

University of Miami

 

Burrow Press Review

e-journal based in Orlando; has a publishing imprint as well



cultural/arts magazines


Florida-specific book reviews


literary awards


publishing houses


writer's associations

State Wide

The Florida Writers Association 

The Florida Outdoor Writers Association

 

Regional

The Writers' Network of South Florida

South Florida Writers Association

Tampa Writers Alliance 

Space Coast Writers' Guild

Pinellas Authors and Writers Organization

 

Genre
Mystery Writers of America , Florida Chapter
SCBWI Florida: Florida Chapter of the Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators 

 

For Romance Writers
Florida Romance Writers Association

Chapters:

Ancient City Romance Authors           St Augustine

Central Florida Romance Writers        Orlando

First Coast Romance Writers              Jacksonville

Florida Romance Writers, Inc.             Miami, Keys, Ft. Lauderdale, Palm Beach

Southwest Florida Romance Writers   Naples, Ft. Myers

Space Coast Authors of Romance      Melbourne

Sunshine State Romance Authors      Homosassa

Volusia County Romance Writers        Lake Helen

Tampa Area Romance Authors           Tampa


Writer conferences

January

The Key West Literary Seminar

Fun in the Sun Conference: Presented by Florida Romance Writers, Inc

 

March

Florida Christian Writers Conference

Sleuthfest: Presented by the Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America

 

June

Florida Regional Conference:

Presented by the Florida Chapter of the Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators

 

July

Anhinga Writers' Studio 

(formerly the Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Writing the Region Workshop)

 

August

Florida Outdoor Writers Association Conference

University of North Florida Writers Conference

 

September

Gulf Coast Writers Conference

 

November

Other Words: A Conference of Literary Magazines, Independent Publishers, and Writers: sponsored by the Florida Literary Arts Coalition

Sanibel Island Writers Conference

Florida Writers Association Conference


writing colonies


Creative writing mfa programs


Florida authors wiki

Florida Authors Wiki

  - a list of every Florida author


state cultural agencies

Florida Arts Hall of Fame

http://www.florida-arts.org/programs/ahf/

Florida Memory Project

Florida Department of State
Division of Library and Information Services