Still Time To Register! Mar07

Still Time To Register!

Register now for Murder and Mayhem in Chicago! Bringing murder and mayhem—the fictional kind—to Chicago. MMC is a one-day event featuring some of Chicago’s top mystery/crime writers and a few of their friends, too. This event is perfect for crime readers and librarians hoping to find new books to read and aspiring crime writers hoping to learn about the mystery community and writing and publishing careers. Saturday, March 17th, 2018 Gillian Flynn and Jeffery Deaver     JD Allen Heather E. Ash Eric Beetner  Raymond Benson  Terri Bischoff  Julia Borcherts Susanna Calkins Tim Chapman  Jamie Freveletti Danny Gardner  Steve Goble Alexia Gordon ...

MidWest WeirdFest Mar04

MidWest WeirdFest

FILMMAKER GUESTS ATTENDING MIDWEST WEIRDFEST 2018 March 1, 2018 Horror, sci-fi, underground, and documentary filmmakers from around North America descend on Eau Claire, Wisconsin on the weekend of March 9-11 to showcase their films at the 2nd annual MidWest WeirdFest. Taking place at the Micon Cinema in downtown Eau Claire, the film festival is a cinematic celebration of all things fantastic, frightening, offbeat, and just plain weird. “Bringing together filmmakers and their audience is one of the most important functions of a film festival,” says festival director Dean Bertram. “That audience members get to interact with the films’...

Jessica Knoll in Milwaukee Tuesday the 19th Apr17

Jessica Knoll in Milwaukee Tuesday the 19th

Jessica Knoll, author of Luckiest Girl Alive, in conversation with Carole E. Barrowman Tuesday April 19, at 7:00 pm at Boswell. Please join us at Boswell for an exciting conversation between Jessica Knoll, author of one of Carole E. Barrowman’s “Top 10 Books of 2015,” Luckiest Girl Alive, and Alverno professor, Carole E. Barrowman. With a singular voice and twists you won’t see coming, Luckiest Girl Alive explores the unbearable pressure that so many women feel to “have it all” and introduces a heroine whose sharp edges and cutthroat ambition have been protecting a scandalous truth, and a heart that’s bigger than it first appears. This...