Join Hippocampus Magazine in celebrating the launch of the first title in its book division. Selected Memories: The First Five Years of Hippocampus contains 30+ pieces of creative nonfiction, previously published in our online magazine.
We'll gather at The Capitol Yacht Club -- with views of the Potomac River. You'll hear from a few of the collection's contributors, plus enjoy light snacks, beverages (full-service cash bar), and conversation with your fellow creative nonfiction fans.
Confirmed readers include:
- Amy Braziller
- Jennifer Alise Drew
- Sandra Gail Lambert
- Suzanne Farrell Smith
- Deborah Esther Schifter
We'll list more readers as we confirmations closer to the event.
Doors open at 7:30 p.m., and readings will begin shortly after 8 p.m. Selected Memories will be available for sale at the event.
The Capitol Yacht Club, at 660 Water Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024, is about two miles from the conference hotel, and easy to get to via public transporation. Details below.
While EventBrite is the official place to RSVP, feel free to join the Facebook event as well for more interaction. Here is link to join.
GETTING HERE FROM CONFERENCE HOTEL
- Uber or taxi - go south in 7th until you hit the water.
- Metro: The Marriott Marquee is next to the Mount Vernon Square 7th Street Convention Center metro stop, the green line. Take that toward Brance Ave, Va.; get off at Waterfront Southwest; the Yacht Club is about three blocks away.
(Please note: This event was edited on 12/5 to change the date from 2/9 to 2/10. We apologize for any inconvenience, but we made this adjustment three months prior, so we hope you can still make it!)