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Please check back often—dates are being added!


March 19, 9:30 AM-4:45 PM
Left Coast Crime 2014 Writing Workshop
visit http://www.leftcoastcrime.org/2014/WritingWorkshop.html for details and registration

March 20-23
Left Coast Crime 2014
Monterey, California

Saturday, March 29, 8:45 AM-4:00 PM
OC Sisters in Crime's Ladies of Intrigue
Huntington Beach Hotel (near Bella Terra Shopping Center)
7667 Center Avenue
Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Friday, April 4, 8:00 PM
The Monti
North Carolina Literary Festival
14 W Martin St
Raleigh, NC
Admission: $15 (Space is limited. Tickets go on sale March 19th at 10 AM)
Jan will be one of the evening's storytellers.

Saturday, April 5, 12:15 PM
North Carolina Literary Festival
Forensics Panel with Cat Warren, Deborah Blum, and Lisa Mayhew
IEI Lecture Hall
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC

June 6-7
A Scintillation of Scions VII
Hilton Garden Inn, Baltimore/Arundel Mills
7491 New Ridge Rd
Hanover, MD 21076

July 8-12
Grand Hyatt New York
109 E 42nd Street (at Grand Central Terminal)
New York, NY 10017

November 13-16
Bouchercon 2014
Hyatt Regency Long Beach
200 S Pine Ave
Long Beach, CA 90802

Previous Appearances


Saturday, January 26, 11 AM to 4 PM
Mystery on the Menu Luncheon
Cerritos Library
18025 Bloomfield Ave
Cerritos, CA 90703-8525

This event sells out quickly, so watch the library Web site for registration and ticketing information.

Thursday, March 21-Sunday, March 24
Left Coast Crime
Colorado Springs, CO

Tuesday, April 30, 6:00 PM
Book launch for The Mystery Box
The Mysterious Bookshop
58 Warren St
New York, NY
Jan will join other contributors at the launch party for MWA's newest anthology, The Mystery Box, edited by Brad Meltzer. In addition, many of the 2013 Edgar® Award nominees will also be at the bookstore. If you can't be in New York that evening, order ahead to receive signed copies of the book. Contact the store for more information.

Thursday, May 2
Edgar Awards Banquet
Grand Hyatt Hotel
New York, NY
Contact Mystery Writers of America for information on tickets and discounts on accommodations.

Sunday, July 28, 3:00 PM
Sisters in Crime Orange County
New Community Affairs meeting room on the northeast side of the parking lot of the Irvine Ranch Water District
15500 Sand Canyon Ave
Irvine, CA 92618-3102

September 7, 10:00 AM (PST)
Listen to Crime and Science Radio!
Hollywood Storytelling: Science Fact or Make Believe?
What's the good, the bad, and the ugly when Hollywood tackles crime and science? Do they sacrifice science for story? What do they mostly get wrong? And right? Join Jan Burke and DP Lyle, MD and find out.

September 21, 10:00 AM (PST)
Listen to Crime and Science Radio!
The Science of Sherlock Holmes: Jan Burke and Leslie S. Klinger
Leslie S. Klinger is the author Edgar®-winning The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, one of the most highly regarded studies of the Canon. What influenced Sherlock Holmes's scientific and investigative methods? And what influence has he had on forensic science and criminal investigation?

Saturday, October 19
2013 Forensic Foray
Sisters in Crime Arctic Cliffhangers Chapter
Anchorage, AK

Saturday, November 23, 2:00 PM
Corona Public Library
Corona, California
(more details soon)