The Rochester Literature Festival invites you to:
The second Murderous Medway Crime Writing Festival
Saturday, September 21st from 10am-7pm.
There’s an All Day Panel Pass available, or you can book individual tickets for each panel - see the ticket link.
More information on each author will appear on the RLF website in due course.
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Five fascinating and perceptive panels!
10.30am-11.30am Location, Location, Location: Elly Griffiths, William Shaw and Lesley Thomson discuss the settings of their novels and how a place can become just as much a character as the heroes.
12.00-1.00pm Politically Thrilling: Henry Hemming, KH Irvine and Gareth Rubin capture the political zeitgeist of the last three years and how it’s informed their work.Chaired by Dr. Kate Bradley.
1.30pm-2.30pm Storybuilders: Guy Fraser-Sampson, Vicky Newham and Linda Regan ponder whether their writing processes make them an architect, an archaeologist or an alchemist.
2.30pm-3.30pm Late Lunch Break. Sightsee, have dinner (the cafe downstairs is open all day until 7pm) or use your ticket to look around the Huguenot Museum for the discounted price of just £1!
3.30pm-4.30pm Crime Seen: Crime screenwriters JC Wilsher, Isabelle Grey and Sally Griffiths shed light on how the likes of Midsomer Murders and Between the Lines come to life on the screen.
5-6pm Lines of Duty: Kent Police detective Lisa Cutts talks to former WPC Gina Kirkham and former police intelligence analyst Elizabeth Haynes on how much freedom they can allow artistic licence to override procedures when crafting their novels.