Lit Camp

Posted 10.29.13

Calistoga, CA
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

Cosponsored by the Litquake literary festival and the San Francisco Writers Grotto, Lit Camp will be held from May 15 to May 18 at Mayacamas Ranch in Calistoga, California. The conference features workshops and publishing panels for fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers. The faculty includes fiction writers Jane Ciabattari, Karen Joy Fowler, and Susan Straight; creative nonfiction writers Janis Cooke Newman and Emily Rapp; and editors Ben George, Ethan Nosowsky, and Oscar Villalon. The cost of the conference, including lodging and meals, ranges from $825 to $1,295. The cost without lodging or meals is $525. Registration is limited to 40 participants. Using the online submission system, writers submitted a writing sample of up to 4,000 words of fiction or creative nonfiction with a $25 application fee by January 15, 2014. E-mail or visit the website for complete guidelines.

Contact Information: 

Lit Camp, c/o San Francisco Writers Grotto, 490 Second Street, San Francisco, CA 94107. (415) 378-3058. Janis Cooke Newman, Founder.