Sara Paretsky will be our Guest of Honour at the 25th Mystery & Crime Conference at St Hilda's College

14th November 2017

Sharks Circling: Politics and Crime

‘There are no true friends in politics. We are all sharks circling, and waiting, for traces of blood to appear in the water.’  Alan Clark Diaries.

We are delighted to announce that this year’s conference Guest of Honour is Sara Paretsky. Credited with transforming the mystery through the creation of her female private eye, V I Warshawski, Paretsky’s books are international best sellers, appearing in almost thirty languages.

We look forward to welcoming our Guest of Honour and all of our speakers, including: Adam Brookes, Chris Brookmyre, Natasha Cooper, Lindsey Davis, Mick Herron, Judith Flanders, Brian McGilloway, SG MacLean, SJ Parris, MC Scott, Louise Welsh, and Andrew Taylor (Chair).