Here are the best writing conferences in the Mid-Atlantic, according to our readers

The votes are in: Our readers have picked the best writing conference in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.

Here are the best writing conferences in the Mid-Atlantic, according to our readers

Pennsylvania

HippoCamp

This three-day conference is entirely focused on creative nonfiction, with a long list of notable past speakers that includes Mary Karr, Dinty W. Moore, Ashley C. Ford, Tobias Wolff, and Jane Friedman.

Where: Lancaster

When: August (2020 dates pending)

hippocampusmagazine.com/conference

Virginia

Hampton Roads Writers Annual Writers’ Conference*

Attendees can choose from 60 workshops, bestselling keynote speakers, critique sessions, and agent pitches at this event sponsored by Hampton Roads Writers.

Where: Virginia Beach

When: September (2020 dates pending)

hamptonroadswriters.org