9.55 Opening Panel: Moira Redmond/Chrissie Poulson/Dolores Gordon Smith discuss ‘The Female Detective’
10.30 Jake Kerridge considers Margery Allingham: The Dickens of Detective Fiction.
11.00 Moira Redmond looks at the Detective Fiction of Dorothy Bowers
12.00 Party of One: Tony Medawar considers the life and legacy of Nicholas Blake
12.30 Martin Edwards and Chrissie Poulson on The Life of Crime, Martin’s new book
1 – 2 Lunch
2.30 David Brawn on The Pleasures and Pitfalls of Publishing GA
3.00 Caroline Crampton introduces Japanese Honkaku detective fiction
4.00 John Curran looks at The Other Queen of Crime: Ellery Queen
4.30 Dolores Gordon Smith examines R. Austin Freeman and Detective Fiction
5.00 – 5.30 Closing Panel
The organisers reserve the right to amend the programme if necessary due to force of circumstances.