HippoCamp: A Conference for Creative Nonfiction Writers

August 12-14, 2022

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About the event

Write true stories? This warm and welcoming summer writing conference was made just for you!

HippoCamp, produced by Hippocampus Magazine and Books, is for creative nonfiction writers of all skill levels and backgrounds. Hone your craft, explore publishing options, and find ways to balance your writing and "real" life, plus meet, learn from, and share with writers like you.

HippoCamp 2022 Speaker Q&A: Rae Pagliarulo

Rae Pagliarulo is more than a returning HippoCamp presenter. She’s also Hippocampus Magazine’s associate editor and flash editor. Read the full...

HippoCamp 2022 Speaker Q&A: Randon Billings Noble

Randon Billings Noble, essayist & author of Be with Me Always, will present “The Long and Winding Road,” a talk...

HippoCamp 2022 Speaker Q&A: Sue Repko

Sue Repko will lead the breakout session “Diving Into the Wreck: How to Write the Hard Parts, Come Up for...

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