WRITE | INSPIRE | EDUCATE | NETWORK
Theme: Words Without Action.
VIRTUAL: Oct 23-25, 2020
2020 Featured Presenters:
Keynote speakers include Pulitzer Prize-winning author Paul Harding (Tinkers, Elon), New York Times best-selling authors Morgan Jerkins (This Will Be My Undoing, Wandering in Strange Lands), and Lily King (Euphoria, Writers & Lovers, The Pleasing Hour).
Featured readers include award-winning science fiction author P. Djéli Clark (The Black God's Drums, Ring Shout), debut novelist Miranda Popkey (Topics of Conversation), Enzo Silon Surin (When My Body Was a Clinched Fist), and J Albert Mann (The Degenerates).
Join published authors, educators, and industry professionals as we virtually explore all aspects of the writing life. Over this three-day conference, take part in discussions about the literary world of creative writing, poetry, and non-fiction; attend panels to learn tips on finding an agent and writing query letters; get your hands dirty in workshops and master classes; and hear professional writers share their work.
Hollihock welcomes writers in any phase of their literary life, from beginners intimidated by the blank page, to published professionals looking for a network of fellow creative thinkers to share ideas.
Immerse yourself in the creative world for a wonderful weekend of education and inspiration surrounded by a community with a passion for writing.
2019 Featured Speakers/Readers:
What is Hollihock?
We are about growing a strong writing community one year at a time. Hollihock is a three-day writers conference held in New Bedford, MA. All of our authors and presenters have a strong connection to the New England area because we believe that strengthening our community is the best way to improve personal growth.
2020 Presenters: To Be Announced
Proud to celebrate writers from across New England.
2020 Virtual Tickets
Honing your writing craft shouldn't cost you a fortune.
Hollihock's mission is to provide high-quality educational sessions taught by industry professionals from top colleges and universities at an affordable price.
Only 3-day passes are offered for our 2020 virtual event.
Receive a 3-day pass to the event that includes the keynotes, panel discussions, workshops, readings, & classes.
Students receive a 3-day pass to the event that includes the panel discussions, workshops, readings, classes & open mic.
Receive a 1-day pass to the event that includes the panel discussions, workshops, readings, classes, & open mic.