Sylvia Kent

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Industry Publishing
Occupation Author and Journalist
Location Billericay, Essex, United Kingdom
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Introduction As a F/L columnist/author, my features have appeared in national, regional magazines and on-line journals.Following my Freelance Writer of the Year award for Writing Magine, my work has appeared in 64 titles.My book FOLKLORE OF ESSEX contributed to Channel 5’s film COUNTY SECRETS. My book THE WOMAN WRITER, published by History Press is sold at the British Library.This history of the Society of Women Writers & Journalists dates from 1894 and includes pioneers who made their mark in journalism, literature & poetry.I celebrate the centenary of Joyce Grenfell, a former SWWJ president.A chapter is dedicated to Joyce. My books were reviewed in The Times, other dailies & Youtube. I’m SWWJ’s Archivist & work with several journals including on-line specialists.Ebook titles are BRENTWOOD: HISTORIC TOWN & ST MARY MAGDALEN: BILLERICAY, downloadable via Kindle as are most 4,000 articles linked to Facebook,Twitter @sylviaakent & Suite 101. Film/audio clips now added. Check index box at top left-hand side of this page. My 10th book BARKING & DAGENHAM FROM OLD PHOTOGRAHS is selling well.I am now a Vice President of SWWJ. Currently 270,000 page views
Interests Writing, history, jazz, making wine, making clothes, cooking, publishing