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Melbourne Rare Book Week – Charlotte Jay
July 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmFree
The Knife is Feminine: Discovering Charlotte Jay
Hosted by Melbourne Library Service
The inaugural winner of the Mystery Writers of America’s Edgar Allan Poe award in 1953 was an Australian woman, Charlotte Jay, for Beat Not The Bones , a mystery set in Papua New Guinea. In 2019 who has heard of Charlotte Jay in this her centenary year? Discover an author who wrote crime and mystery books set in locations around the world. Celebrate her life and works of this forgotten Australian author, and find out why The Knife is Feminine.
- July 10
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
- Event Category:
- Affiliated Events
- Event Tags:
- Abbe Holmes, Australian crime writing, Carmel Shute, Charlotte Jay, crime books, crime fiction, crime writing, Katherine Kovacic, Sisters in Crime, woman author, women authors, women crime writers
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