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2020 Edgar Week Symposium

(We’re hoping to move this event online. Check back for details)

The One That Holds Everything – Six nominees discuss the merits of plotting, outlining or pantsing it.

Moderator:  Nora McFarland (At-Large Director – MWA National Board of Directors)
Panelists:
Carol Goodman (2020 Mary Higgins Clark Nominee — The Night Visitor, HarperCollins – William Morrow)
Angie Kim (2020 Best First Nominee – Miracle Creek, Farrar Straus and Giroux – Sarah Crichton)
Livia Llewellyn (2020 Best Short Story Nominee – “One of These Nights” Cutting Edge: New Stories of Mystery and Crime by Women Writers, Akashic Books)
Kirsten Tranter (2020 Best Short Story Nominee – “The Passenger,” Sydney Noir, Akashic Books
Emma Rowley (2020 Mary Higgins Clark Nominee – Where the Missing Go, Kensington Books)
Laura Tucker (2020 Best Juvenile Nominee – All the Greys on Greene Street, Penguin Young Readers – Viking BFYR)

 

2020 Bouchercon World Mystery Convention

OCTOBER 15-18 IN SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA
Bouchercon (pronounced BOUGH•chur•con) is the annual world mystery convention where every year readers, writers, publishers, editors, agents, booksellers and other lovers of mystery and crime fiction gather for a 4-day weekend of education, entertainment, and fun.