NonfictioNOW 2015 will be hosted by Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona, from 28th – 31st October at the High Country Conference Center. Confirmed keynote speakers include Maggie Nelson, Brian Doyle, Michael Martone and Ander Monson, Roxane Gay and Tim Flannery.
The NonfictioNOW Conference is a regular gathering of over 400 nonfiction writers, teachers, and students from around the world in an effort to explore the past, present, and future of nonfiction.
Panels and readings highlight the myriad forms of nonfiction, from the video essay and graphic essays, to the memoir, lyric essay, and literary journalism. Past keynote speakers have included Alison Bechdel, Rebecca Solnit, David Shields, Patricia Hampl, Pico Iyer, Lauren Slater, and Richard Rodriguez, among others.