The Golden Age of Crime
Day One - 17th July



All times BST/UK

13.15 Welcome & Housekeeping

13.30 Victoria Stewart - KEYNOTE

14.30 Panel One - Golden Age Inspired 

  • Roger Dalrymple and Andrew Green – Playing at Murder: The Collaborative Works of the Detection Club

  • Sarah Martin - Psychogeography and the Female Detective 

15.30 Panel Two - Golden Age in Shadows

  • Katherine Ebury – The Gothic Execution in Golden Age Crime Fiction

  • Benedict Morrison – Failure in the Fiction of Christiana Brand

  • Sophie Smith – Amorality and Heredity in Anthony Berkeley’s Before the Fact

16.45 Panel Three - Golden Age in Hiding

  • Michelle Kazmer – Clues as Information Objects: Handkerchief, wristwatch, mirror, and gong

  • Luke Seaber – "This new way of applying quotations": Allusion in Dorothy L. Sayers and John Dickson Carr

17.45 – Day One Close / Free Discussion