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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It's Not Too Late

We still have open registration at Magna XXV, October 25-27. Register at Magna cum Murder for your chance to meet our outstanding authors. 
Program Schedule Update

The program schedule is updated on our website and attached below. Thank you for your patience! 
One Festival, One Book

Don't miss "One Festival, One Book!" Read Thus Was Adonis Murdered by Sarah Caudwell before Magna cum Murder.

If you're not familiar with our "One Festival, One Book" program, there will be several discussions held formally and informally throughout the weekend. 
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