EdBrisson_hs1.jpg

BIO:
Ed Brisson is a comic book writer who first started to garner attention with his self-published crime series MURDER BOOK. He broke into the public spotlight in 2012 with the crime/time-travel thriller series COMEBACK (Shadowline/Image Comics). In the short time since then, he’s written and co-created four other series published by Image: SHELTERED, THE FIELD, THE MANTLE and THE VIOLENT.
His self-published series MURDER BOOK was collected and released by Dark Horse in early 2015.
Ed has also written for BOOM (SONS OF ANARCHY, CLUSTER, THE LAST CONTRACT), Marvel (SECRET AVENGERS, SECRET WARS BATTLEWORLD), DC (BATMAN & ROBIN ETERNAL), IDW (TMNT/X-FILES CONSPIRACY) and many others. He’s currently writing IRON FIST and BULLSEYE for Marvel.
He’s been nominated for the Joe Shuster Award for Best Canadian Writer several times.
He lives in Kelowna with his wife and daughter.
Connect with Ed!
Website: www.edbrisson.com
Twitter: @edbrisson
FB: www.facebook.com/edbrissoncomic/


IMG_0177.JPG

Bio:
Kurtis Wiebe is a two time Joe Shuster Award-winning comic writer based in Kelowna, Canada. He is known for his library of work at Image Comics, including Green Wake, Debris and Peter Panzerfaust. Kurtis currently pens the Eisner-nominated Rat Queens.
Check out his facebook page here.

 *Update: June 24* sadly this wonderful human had to cancel due to personal commitments. We hope to see him next year! 



 

16558567_10154814987336421_1756151124_n

Bio:

Adam Lewis Schroeder is author of the historical-fiction novels Empress of Asia (2006), a finalist for the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize as well as the Amazon.ca/Books in Canada First Novel Award, and In the Fabled East (2010), a finalist for the Commonwealth Regional Writers Prize. His literary zombie novel All-Day Breakfast, shortlisted for the ReLit Prize, was selected by Amazon.ca’s editors as one of the Best Books of 2015. He lives in Penticton BC and teaches Writing of the Novel at UBC Okanagan.

Check out his website



 

Diane Morrison has been playing tabletop RPGs since she was ten years old and running them since she was 16. Now in her 40s, she was at one time a Contributor to Fantaseum.com, the official Dungeons & Dragons Core Rules website, and Beyond the Moons: the Official Spelljammer 3rd Edition Website. Her gaming experience spans a wide variety of RPGs, including but not limited to D&D, GURPs, Shadowrun, DC Heroes, Twilight 2000, the Storyteller/Storytelling Systems and a live-action roleplay troupe. She learned a smattering of martial arts and studied war tactics just so that she could describe fight scenes better. Currently she runs a fanzine for the D&D Spelljammer campaign setting, maintains a blog about all things geeky, and writes and publishes sci-fi/fantasy stories that stem from her games. She’s also a part-time medieval recreationist and a filk musician.