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Murder and witches: two crime writers talk about unusual and cruel events in English history

3:00pm-4:15pm on Saturday 27 March

Times shown are in GMT (UTC +0) up to the 27th March. For events on or after 28th March times are in BST (UTC +1).

The crime writers Cathi Unsworth, Syd Moore, and Mick Finlay, whose books draw on the Hagley Woods murder of 1943, the history of witches in Essex, and murder in London and East Anglia, talk about some of the events in history that have inspired their books. As well as being a music journalist, arts correspondent and editor, Cathi Unsworth has written a number of crime novels, both historical and set in the present day. Syd Moore is an expert on the history of witches in Essex and author of the Essex Witch Museum mysteries. Mick Finlay (Associate Professor in Social Psychology, Anglia Ruskin University), is author of the Arrowood crime series set in Victorian London. Followed by a Q&A.

Please book your space at this event here:

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Available to watch on-demand here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pr1NtcC5o78

Additional Information

Age: Adults, Young Adults 12 – 18
Timing: Available on Demand, Live Stream
Cost: Free
Event Capacity: 250
Theme: Explore, Society

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