THE HORROR WRITERS ASSOCIATION PRESENTS:
Highlighting Horror: Crime, Thriller And Chillers
Saturday 24th March, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tickets £35 from QUAD Box Office on 01332 290606 or from https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/course/highlighting-horror--crime-thriller-and-chillers.aspx
Celebrate the horror genre with the world’s leading horror organisation, whether as a professional or as a fan. Through exclusive interviews, informative panel discussions and expert talks you’ll learn more about horror’s influence in crime fiction, how thrillers have become darker and embraced the supernatural and how authors can benefit from this increasing crossover. There will also be opportunities to purchase books, get autographs, and socialise with many experienced writers and publishers.
Speakers confirmed so far:
AK Benedict – The Beauty of Murder, Jonathan Dark or The Evidence Of Ghosts
Steph Broadribb – Deep Down Dead, Deep Blue Trouble, My Little Eye
Paul Finch – Author of the bestselling Mark ‘Heck’ Heckenburg Series
Barry Forshaw – Brit Noir, Nordic Noir, British Crime Writing: An Encyclopaedia
SJ Holliday – Black Wood, Willow Walk, The Damsel Fly
Jo Jakeman – Sticks and Stones
David Mark – Author of the Bestselling DS McAvoy series
Roz Watkins – The Devil’s Dice
The event is half-price to HWA members (HWA members should contact Marie O’Regan at email@example.com to arrange a ticket).