Media Centre

If you are a journalist and are interested in writing about the Surrey International
Writers' Conference or one or more of our presenters, please contact kc dyer at kcdyer
at siwc.ca for more information.

If you have written about the conference, thank you! We'd love to post either
the entire story or a link to it. Please send
us
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High Resolution Photos

Here are just of few of the photos available in high resolution for people
writing about the Surrey International Writers' Conference. Please also
have a look at our photo
gallary
...
most of those photos are also available in high res. For copies, please
contact the webmaster Dale McGladdery (webmaster at siwc.ca) and give the conference
year, sub-album name and caption or image number.

Photo credit unless asked otherwise: "Photo: Surrey International Writers'
Conference"

Diana Gabaldon 2005 SiWC

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Diana Gabaldon, long-time
conference presenter, as well as sponsor and one of the final judges
in the fiction category of our contest. Additional photos available.

Best-selling author of the Outlander series, including Amazon.com's
#1 romance pick for 2005: A
Breath of Snow and Ashes
.

Conference
bio and workshops for 2006

Bob Mayer and Jenny Crusie 2005 SiWC

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version
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Bob Mayer and Jenny
Crusie
at the 2005 SiWC. Keynote as well as paired and individual
workshop photos are also available.

From their website "In
2005, Bob Mayer and Jenny Crusie wrote Don't
Look Down
without killing each other, a miracle in itself. He
Wrote, She Wrote
is the continuing saga of their partnership
during 2006...
writing their next work of genius, Agnes and the Hitman.
Warning: Some Violence and Much Strong Language."

Bob
Mayer conference bio and workshops for 2006

Jenny
Crusie conference bio and workshops for 2006

Donald Maass 2005 SiWC

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Donald Maass (left), a top literary
agent, signs one of his books at the SiWC book fair in 2005. He is
the author of fourteen pseudonymous novels and of the books The
Career Novelist
, Writing the Breakout Novel and Writing
the Breakout Novel Workbook
. He met his wife at the conference—
Lisa Rector-Maass, who is also a presenter here. Additional
photos available, plus photos of Lisa.

Donald
Maass conference bio and workshops for 2006

Lisa Rector-Maass conference bio and workshops for 2006

Jack Whyte 2005 SiWC

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Jack Whyte
long-time presenter as well as sponsor and one of the final judges in
the fiction category of our contest. in the course of spending
these annual weekends with us over more than a decade, as a regular conference
participant, Jack has generated a nine-book series of best-selling
novels, set in post-Roman, fifth-century Britain, that have opened a
completely new and non-mystical window into the legends of King Arthur
and Camelot.

Additional photos are available.

Conference
bio and workshops for 2006

Jessica Page Morrell 2005 SIWC

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One of Jessica Page Morrell's over-flow
workshops at the 2005 SiWC. She works as writing coach and freelance
editor and book doctor.

Close-up photos available.

Conference
bio and workshops for 2006

Michael Slade and Anne Perry 2005 SiWC

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version
:
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Local bestselling author Michael Slade writes
modern thrillers drawn from his career as a criminal lawyer; bestselling
author Anne
Perry's
crime beat is Victorian England. Individual and group
photos available.

Michael
Slade conference bio and workshops for 2006

Anne
Perry conference bio and workshops for 2006

 

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