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Reg Silvester

101-10033 95 St. NW
Edmonton, AB T5H 4S1
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Experienced public speaker, available to talk to groups and associations about editors and editing.


Lengthy employment as a course materials editor at Athabasca University. Previous experience as an editor in newspapers and periodicals and with publishers of fiction and non-fiction. BJ (Carleton) and MFA (Northwest Institute of Literary Arts). Author of two books of short fiction, with an ongoing interest in writing and editing.

Editorial Skills

  • Consulting and manuscript evaluation
  • Copy editing
  • Developmental or project editing
  • Online editing
  • Rewriting
  • Structural and substantive editing
  • Writing


  • Academic materials, general
  • Books, general
  • Educational materials, general
  • Fiction
  • In-house publications
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Periodicals, general
  • Study guides
  • Websites


  • Arts
  • Culture
  • Entertainment
  • Health
  • Lifestyles
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Politics
  • Society, general