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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)
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

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.