University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Using the News in Mystery

Mystery writers make use of current events to shape their mysteries. Assistive listening devices available.

Joseph Finder

Joseph Finder is the New York Times best-selling author of 14 novels, most recently "The Switch". His books have won numerous awards, including the Strand Critics Award for Best Novel for "Buried Secrets"(2011), the International Thriller Writers Award for Best Novel for "Killer Instincts" (2006) and the Barry Award for Best Thriller for "Company Man" (2005)....

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William Kent Krueger

Author of the New York Times best-selling Cork O'Connor mystery series and the 2014 Edgar Award-winning novel "Ordinary Grace," William Kent Krueger was raised in the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and briefly attended Stanford University before being kicked out for radical activities....

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Nick Petrie

Nick Petrie received his MFA in fiction from the University of Washington and won a Hopwood Award for short fiction while an undergraduate at the University of Michigan. His story "At the Laundromat" won the 2006 Short Story Contest in The Seattle Review, a national literary journal....

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