The 2018 HippoCamp Creative Nonfiction Conference was held from August 24 to August 26 at the Lancaster County Convention Center in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The conference featured craft, publishing, and marketing sessions, panel discussions, an open mic and story slam, and readings for creative nonfiction writers. Participating nonfiction writers included Athena Dixon, Rebecca Fish Ewan, Lara Lillibridge, Randon Billings Noble, Lisa Romeo, Lisa Smith, Allison K. Williams, and Reema Zaman. Abigail Thomas delivered the keynote. The cost of the conference, which included some meals, was $389 until May 15 and $429 thereafter. Pre-conference workshops were available for an additional $60 each. Lodging was available at the conference hotel for a discounted rate of $163 per night, or at hotels nearby. The deadline was August 10. Registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.
HippoCamp, Hippocampus Magazine, 22 East Walnut Street, Suite 2, Lancaster, PA 17602.