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Come and Chat to CWA Oxford – via Zoom

June 2 @ 10:30 am - 8:00 pm

The Crime Writers Association was founded in 1953 to support, promote and celebrate the crime writing genre. Would you like to chat to some of the CWA Oxford crime writers over a coffee or gin and tonic? All totally virtual, of course, but in every other sense a real opportunity to put your questions about crime fiction to them and to find out more about the joys and heartaches of writing crime. Your hosts will be Sharon Bolton, Dave Sivers,…

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Crime Writers at the Oxford Indie Book Fair


June 13

POSTPONED UNTIL 13 JUNE. Crime writers and CWA members Peter Tickler, Debrah Martin and Jake Lynch will be joining other indie and hybrid authors in a celebration of independent writing and publishing in Oxford on Saturday 13th June. There will be free talks and entertainment all day. For further details, visit the festival’s website.

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Crime Scene Investigation Workshop


October 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bestselling CWA member Sam Blake will be in Huddersfeld on Sunday 18th October as part of Think Forensic’s crime scene investigation workshop. Many of you will be familiar with Think Forensic from the workshops they give at Theakstons Crime Festival and the Murder One International Crime Festival in Dublin. Sam will be discussing the writing side, while Think Forensic’s team of ex police officers will take you through your paces at the sharp end looking at everything from blood splatter…

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Meet the Crime Writers at the CWA Conference in Torquay 2021


April 16, 2021 - April 18, 2021

One of the many benefits of being a member of the Crime Writers’ Association is that you get to attend our criminally good conferences. Each year we travel to a different part of the country and have lots of fun, socialising, networking – and listening to fascinating speakers who share their expertise on topics we might be able to use in our next novels. We also talk about how we as an organisation can better serve our members, and discuss…

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