The Washington Symposium on Magic History are proud to announce new speakers to their line-up! John McLaughlin, Distinguished Practitioner-in-Residence at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, former Acting director of the CIA, former Deputy Director of that agency, and a very knowledgeable magician, will give a talk only he could give–intertwining espionage, magic and his current teaching.
Dogged researcher, Diego Domingo has unearthed audio of an obscure character that will entertain and amuse. Both speakers are added to what is already a strong roster : Dean Arnold, Will Given, James Hamilton, Eric Henning, Bill Kalush, Bruce MacNab, Darwin Ortiz, Shreeyash Palshikar, David Saltman, Dale Salwak.
Rich Bloch, friend and former Collectors Workshop co-owner with honoree Nick Rugierro, will be emceeing and performing at our Saturday night show. The Washington Symposium now has 22 dealers.
And finally, the special hotel rate extended the deadline ($109 a night) through next Thursday, April 11.
You can register on-line, here; http://www.magicposters.com/conference_2013/main/