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Karen Nelson

Karen Nelson
Karen Nelson is the co-founder and executive director of Writing By Writers, a 501c(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to create a rigorous and compassionate environment to learn the art of reading and writing from accomplished authors.

Writers' Camp

Jun 28 - Jul 03, 2020 Begins in 10 months
with Samantha Dunn, Pam Houston, Steve Almond, Lidia Yuknavitch & Karen Nelson

Writers take over the entire Esalen campus during this annual workshop. A tradition begun by best-selling author Cheryl Strayed, Writers' Camp leaders Samantha Dunn and Pam Houston bring together nationally known authors and participants at all levels of writing expertise, who together create a supportive, creative, informative and inspiring week that's designed to ignite — and re-ignite — your passion for the stories you have to tell.

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