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Royal BC Museum

The Royal BC Museum publishes books on the First Nations, history and natural history of British Columbia, and on the activities, exhibits and collections of the museum and archives.

SFU Summer Publishing Workshop Giveaway

May 12th, 2011

This year, the SFU Summer Publishing Workshops is giving away the ultimate literary prize package! To celebrate the 2011 Symposium on the Book: True Accounts, we will be giving one lucky writer a prize package which includes:

  • A two-night stay at the Delta Vancouver Suites
  • Two tickets to The Symposium on the Book on July 16, 2011 with copies of each of the attending authors’ books (ten books in total, $100 value)
  • A Kobo wireless e-reader with a $50 gift card for e-books
  • A one-year subscription to the Globe and Mail
  • A one-year subscription to The Walrus
  • A copy of Robert Bringhurst’s The Surface of Meaning (CCSP Press)
  • Vouchers to The Vancouver International Writers Festival

  • To enter, visit the contest page on the workshops website (www.sfu.ca/pubworks) and submit a piece of investigative writing based on the picture on the webpage (1000 – 1200 words in total). Send your true tale to pubworks@sfu.ca by June 30th, 2011, along with your full name and contact information. The winner will be notified by phone on July 8, 2011 and the winning entry will be posted on www.sfu.ca/pubworks.