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Symposium: "Why Do Women Love True Crime?"

  • Monarch Tavern 12 Clinton Street Toronto, ON, M6J 2N8 Canada (map)
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Get up close and personal with true crime professionals and media practitioners whose work centers on the world of true crime! This panel will look at womens’ historical engagement with true crime fandom, from the Victorian era to today.

SPEAKERS:

KAREN HERLAND
Lecturer in Pop Culture, True Crime, and Sexuality Studies
Concordia University

CATHERINE LEGGE
Filmmaker
Met While Incarcerated

KEILA WOODARD
Supervising Producer
Investigation Discovery, Web of LiesDeadly Women

+ MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED!

ABOUT THE MODERATOR:

Anne T. Donahue is a writer and person from Cambridge, Ontario whose work has appeared in the Globe & Mail, Esquire, Cosmopolitan, The Guardian, Shondaland, and Vulture, among others. Every Tuesday, she appears as a columnist on CBC's q, and hosts her own weekly podcast with eOne called Nobody Cares (Except For Me). Her first book, Nobody Cares, will be out with ECW on September 18, and you can sign up for her weekly newsletter, That's What She Said, in the meantime. She's also known to scream into the abyss regularly on Twitter as @annetdonahue.
 


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15% of ticket sales from this event will be donated to charity.