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September 2015 in Missoula, Montana: A Celebration of the Written Word
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Friday, September 11 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
The Writer, the Mirror, the Map: Mystery Novelists Reflect on Identity, Murder, and Place

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Three innovative mystery writers provide insight into the craft. Leslie Budewitz, author of Butter Off Dead, Christine Carbo, author of The Wild Inside, and Sarah Layden, author of Trip Through Your Wires, are sure to thrill you.

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Alicia Bones

Here's a short bio: Alicia Bones is a second-year fiction student at the University of Montana. Previously, she earned her master’s degree in literature from the University of Iowa. Her work has been published in Spry, Hello Horror, Plain Song Review and elsewhere.

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Leslie Budewitz

Leslie Budewitz blends her passion for food, the mysterious, and the Northwest in two light-hearted series: the Spice Shop Mysteries, set in Seattle's Pike Place Market, and the Food Lovers’ Village Mysteries, set in NW Montana. Death Al Dente won the 2013 Agatha Award for Best First Novel. Her most recent book is Guilty as Cinnamon (December 2015), followed soon by Killing Thyme (October 4, 2016). Also a lawyer, her guide for writers... Read More →
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Christine Carbo

Christine Carbo grew up in Florida, until she moved to Montana, when she was twelve. After earning a pilot's license, pursuing various adventures in Norway, and a brief stint as a flight attendant, she got an MA in English and taught writing, linguistics, and literature courses at a community college. She still teaches, in a vastly different realm as the owner of a Pilates studio in Montana. Her first suspense novel, The Wild... Read More →
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Sarah Layden

Sarah Layden is the winner of the Allen and Nirelle Galson Prize for fiction and an AWP Intro Award. TRIP THROUGH YOUR WIRES is her first novel. Her short fiction can be found in Boston Review, Stone Canoe, Blackbird, Artful Dodge, The Evansville Review, Booth, PANK, the anthology Sudden Flash Youth and elsewhere. A two-time Society of Professional Journalists award winner, her recent essays, interviews and articles have appeared in Ladies... Read More →

Friday September 11, 2015 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Missoula Art Museum - Frost Gallery 335 N Pattee St, Missoula, MT 59802

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