KILLER STORIES: TRUE CRIME WRITING
Date & Time: 06-Jul-2020 19:30 - 21:00
Location: The Three Swans
Description: Award-winning BBC journalist and author, Joanna Jolly, talks about the process of writing her true crime book, Red River Girl, the rising popularity of true crime stories and the challenges faced by writers. Set in the Canadian city of Winnipeg, Red River Girl is a gripping account on the unsolved death of an Indigenous teenager and the detective determined to find her killer. The investigation exposed a national scandal: Indigenous women are vastly more likely than other Canadians to be assaulted and killed. Red River Girl is an unforgettable story of the search for justice.