HippoCamp: A Conference for Creative Nonfiction may be on hiatus (aiming for a 2025 return), but the team at Hippocampus Magazine is still bringing CNF knowledge and know-how to you through a trio of event series.
Individual events will be listed on our Events Calendar about a quarter in advance, allowing you to plan ahead and pick and choose the ones that interest you or align with your writing and publishing needs! Here’s brief overview:
How-To Tuesdays (monthly)
Talks on the craft of CNF, publishing, marketing & writing life led by Hippocampus Magazine editors/contributors. (Typically $20, which includes access to event recording.)
Confirmed as of this announcement: October – Getting Found: Discovery & SEO for Writers (Donna Talarico); Nov. – What Your Flash Editor is REALLY Looking For (Wendy Fontaine/Rae Pagliarulo); more TBA!
Stories on Sunday (Bimonthly)
Readings from a recent/forthcoming work of creative nonfiction followed by an author interview + audience Q&A. (Pay-what-you-wish.)
Confirmed as of this announcement: Chantha Nguon & Kim Green (January), Lara Lillibridge (March), Kirsten Reneau (May); more TBA!
Partner Webinars (Quarterly)
Master-class-style webinars in partnership with select literary organizations and author services providers on a variety of topics, ranging from craft to querying. (Price will vary.)
The Hippocampus Events Calendar will be updated with new listings as speakers are confirmed and details come together. We hope to see you at one or more of these online writing events for creative nonfiction writers!