Crime in the North East Festival
Date: Friday 22nd & Saturday 23rd February 2019
Venue: Armstrong Building, Newcastle University
This is a packed programme of readings, discussions, workshops and book signings with bestselling authors and real-life crime experts.
Friday’s opening night features Val McDermid in criminal conversation with festival curator Stacy Gillis. Val is an international best-seller, and the recipient of many international awards, including the CWA Gold Dagger. A regular broadcaster with BBC Radio, Val is a Celebrity Mastermind champion, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the Royal Society of Literature. Join us for some sparkling excitement about death and desire!