THE GOTHIC IN CRIME

1pm – 1.40pm: THE GOTHIC IN CRIME


Elly Griffiths and Rhiannon Ward will discuss the origins of the gothic in crime, from Poe and Wilkie Collins to Conan Doyle, and explore the popularity of gothic elements in modern crime fiction. What makes the weird and spooky in gothic crime so attractive to modern readers? Is there a clue to its resurgence in the current worldwide cultural and existential crisis? Event moderated by Margaret Murphy.

Join us a live, free, Zoom discussion. Tickets must be booked in advance.

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