Cheryl Strayed

Cheryl Strayed

Cheryl Strayed
is the bestselling author of four books, including the memoir Wild, which was made into a film starring Reese Witherspoon. Her books have been translated into forty languages around the world. She lives in Portland, Ore.

Writers' Camp

Jun 26 - Jul 01, 2016 Begins in 7 months
with Cheryl Strayed, Pam Houston, Steve Almond, Samantha Dunn Camp, Alan Heathcock & Faith Adiele

Writers take over the entire Esalen campus during this annual workshop organized by best-selling author, Cheryl Strayed. In sessions led by each of the five distinguished faculty members, you’ll hear lectures, do writing exercises, discuss the art and craft of prose writing, and have the opportunity to share your work in a nurturing environment that engages and challenges writers of all levels, from the novice to the advanced. Because the focus of the workshop is on generating new writing rather than critiquing manuscripts, you simply begin where you are.



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