Lit Camp

Big Sur, CA, United States
Event Date: 
May 12, 2019
Application Deadline: 
January 31, 2019
E-mail address: 

The 2019 Lit Camp will be held from May 12 to May 17 at the Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California. The conference features workshops, panels, and yoga for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers. The faculty includes fiction writers Alexander Chee, Jonathan Lethem, and Dana Spiotta, agent Brettne Bloom (The Book Group) and editor Ethan Nosowsky (Graywolf Press). The cost of the conference, including lodging and meals, ranges from $795 to $2,295, depending on lodging. Registration is limited to 40 participants. Using the online submission system, submit a writing sample of up to 4,000 words of fiction or creative nonfiction with a $27 application fee by January 31. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Contact Information

Lit Camp, c/o San Francisco Writers Grotto, 490 Second Street, San Francisco, CA 94107. Janis Cooke Newman, Founder.