Magna cum Murder

Crime Writing Festival


October 25-27, 2019 

The Columbia Club, Indianapolis, IN


Guest of Honor ~ Joe R. Lansdale

International Guest of Honor ~ Ruth Dudley Edwards

McM new logo Sponsored by 
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana

Magna cum Murder
Kathryn Kennison

Steering Committee
Amanda Lindsay
Ruthie Lucas
Mary McGhee
Audrey Musal
Elijah Spears
Diane Watters
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Featuring interview with International Guest of Honor Ruth Dudley Edwards
Registration is Open
Registration for the 25th year of Magna cum Murder is now open. We are offering for the first time, a spouse meal option, to accommodate those supportive spouses who come to Magna. 
Columbia Club Rooms 2019
We received the reservation list for 2019 and rooms are now full! If you plan to come to Magna XXV and want to stay at a nearby hotel, please contact the following: 

Hilton Garden Inn
10 E Market St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 955-9700

Sheraton City Centre
31 W Ohio St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 635-2000