The Horror Writers Association (HWA) has announced Dark Regions Press as a Supporting Sponsor for the Bram Stoker Awards® Weekend 2013. The Convention will be held at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, Louisiana from 13-16 June 2013.
Chris Morey, Dark Regions Press’s Publisher said, “Dark Regions Press is thrilled to be a sponsor of the HWA and the Convention. For its twenty-seven years in business, Dark Regions Press has been proud to publish horror fiction, poetry and artwork. We recognize the HWA as an important groupthat keeps us all organized. The HWA furthers the horror genre, industry and all of our creative drives. Plus, they know how to throw a great convention. Our lasting gratitude goes to the HWA.”
HWA President Rocky Wood welcomed Dark Region Press’s support: “This sponsorship from a long time and respected horror publisher is greatly appreciated by HWA and I am sure by all our members. Dark Regions Press goes from strength to strength at a time when the whole publishing industry is re-aligning. We look forward to welcoming them in New Orleans.”
There are a limited number of other sponsorship opportunities for the Weekend available – for more details contact [email protected].
The Horror Writers Association, the peak group for horror writers, is a worldwide organization promoting dark literature and its creators. Started in 1985, it has nearly 1000 members writing professionally in fiction, nonfiction, videogames, film, poetry, comics, and other media.
Dark Regions Press is an independent specialty publisher of horror, dark fiction, fantasy and science fiction, specializing in horror and dark fiction and in business since 1985. They have gained recognition around the world for creative works in genre fiction and poetry; and were awarded the Horror Writers Association’s 2010 Specialty Press Award and the Italian 2012 Black Spot award for Excellence in a Foreign Publisher. They produce premium signed hardcover editions for collectors as well as quality trade paperbacks and eBook editions. Their books have received five Bram Stoker Awards from the HWA.
Dark Regions Press have published hundreds of authors, artists and poets, including Kevin J. Anderson, Bentley Little, Michael D. Resnick, Rick Hautala, Bruce Boston, Robert Frazier, W.H. Pugmire, Simon Strantzas, Jeffrey Thomas, Charlee Jacob, Richard Gavin and Tim Waggoner.
The Press has staff throughout the country, working virtually but also has an office in Ashland, Oregon from where they ship orders and maintain the primary components of the business.