Noir in the North

Noir in The North Conference… Tak!


There’s more to November 2016 than Iceland Noir… The Crime Studies Network, with the Centre for Studies in Memory and Literature at the University of Iceland and with the University of Newcastle, will host Noir in the North in Reykjavik in November 2016. This conference is held in conjunction with the Iceland Noir Crime Fiction Festival (17-19 November).
val-mcdermid-homeKeynote speakers are Val McDermid, who is also one of Iceland Noir 2016’s stars, our very own Yrsa Sigurðardóttir, Bruce Robbins of Columbia University and Mary Evans of the London School of Economics. Conference organisers are Stacy Gillis of the University of Newcastle and Gunnþórunn Guðmundsdóttir of the University of Iceland.yrsasumm_1684542c

This is going to be something very special and we’re delighted that the Crime Studies Network has timed this landmark conference to coincide with Iceland Noir.

Scroll down for the full info, or email if you’re interested in attending or presenting a paper


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