HippoCamp 2016: A Conference for Creative Nonfiction Writers – Dates Announced

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Our inaugural creative nonfiction conference, HippoCamp, drew 140 writers from 19 states to Lancaster, Pa. in August 2015. We’re pleased to bring this event back to our city, rich in arts and culture, for 2016.

The 2016 dates are: August 12-14, 2016. Program details will be released in late November.

Participate: Submit a presentation proposal by Nov. 15; we’re looking for 45-minute track sessions and five-minute lightning round sessions.

Register soon: Tickets go on sale Dec. 1, 2015. Early bird ends April 15, 2016.

Relive last year: Visit the 2015 recap page to get an sense of our creative nonfiction conference’s atmosphere. Also, visit the 2015 schedule to get an idea of the caliber of programming speakers you’ll find at our writing conference.