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Conference Speaker Preview: Lara Lillibridge

Lara Lillbridge attended HippoCamp 2016. She no doubt left inspired, and she’s has been busy ever since. Her debut memoir, Girlish, hits shelves this fall. We’re delighted to welcome Lara back to Lancaster, this time as a speaker. On Saturday, she’ll present “Genre Blender,”a session in our craft track Saturday, and Friday evening, she’ll read […]

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Writing Conference Funding Opp: HippoCamp Offering Two Scholarships + Travel Stipend

Hippocampus Magazine is pleased to announce it is offering two writing conference scholarships to HippoCamp 2017, with additional funds to help the recipients get here. Like last year, the scholarship application considers writing quality, professional goals, and financial need, with more emphasis on the latter two. The complete scholarship guidelines and application are available at […]

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Tobias Wolff Headlining HippoCamp 2017: A Conference for Creative Nonfiction Writers

Hippocampus Magazine is excited to announce our headlining keynote speaker for our annual creative nonfiction writing conference. We’re pleased to welcome Tobias Wolff to 2017’s HippoCamp: A Conference for Creative Nonfiction. Wolff is an award-winning, multi-genre writer, perhaps best known to creative nonfiction writers for his coming-of-age memoir. “This Boy’s Life” is a staple in […]

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