The Golden Age of Detective Fiction Writers, British Library, 20th June 2015


The Bodies from the Library, Conference Programme

9:30          Welcome
                   Simon Brett

9:35         What and When Was The Golden Age?
                  Martin Edwards and Jake Kerridge

10:05        Dorothy L. Sayers and Margery Allingham
                    B.A. Pike   

10:35         The Detection Club and its Collaborative Novels
                    Martin Edwards and Simon Brett

11:05         Coffee 

11:30         The Oxbridge Murders
                    Richard Reynolds

12:00         Publishing the Golden Age
                    David Brawn and Rob Davies

12:45        Lunch Break* 

1:30          Radio Play by John Dickson Carr

2:00          Howdunnit? Locked Rooms and Impossible Crimes
                   Tony Medawar

2:30          Tracking Down The Murderer: Freeman Wills Crofts
                   Dolores Gordon-Smith

3:00          Coffee 

3:30          Agatha Christie – The Queen of Crime
Dr John Curran

4:00         Taking the Golden Age into the 21st Century
                   L.C. Tyler

4:30          Ripe For A Reprint
                   Panel session with the speakers

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