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OUR MEETINGS HAVE MOVED TO ZOOM - PLEASE REQUEST TO JOIN FACEBOOK GROUP BELOW FOR LINKS

Join FB for Zoom sessions! Link below.

The Smoking Guns offers local support to crime writers in Knoxville and east Tennessee, writing workshops, lecture guests from diverse career fields of interest to mystery, crime, thriller, and suspense writers, networking opportunities, and promotional events.

Website: https://www.easttn-sinc.com/ . Annual Membership now due! $20 for May 2021-May 2022 :-) https://www.easttn-sinc.com/membership.html Must also join National, link below.

Chapter of the national organization, Sisters in Crime https://www.sistersincrime.org .

For writers of all genders, we offer professional education, career development, mentoring, promotional opportunities, networking and lively forums within a supportive community of mystery lovers. Readers, publishers, agents, booksellers, and librarians are also welcome.

Join Public Facebook Group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/391058174841953

Request to join Members Only Facebook Group with proof of National Membership for Zoom links: https://www.facebook.com/groups/21003922900... (https://www.facebook.com/groups/2100392290042380/)

Upcoming events (1)

Mystery Author Robert Lopresti on When Women Didn't Count

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Robert Lopresti, former government information librarian and current mystery writer, discusses the subject of his book, When Women Didn't Count, on women as criminals and victims throughout US history. Robert is a prolific short mystery story author and sometimes novelist.
http://www.roblopresti.com/

Zoom link will be posted at members page on Facebook on Friday April 23rd. Please request an invite at our public page, https://www.facebook.com/groups/391058174841953

National members of Sisters in Crime who are not local members are welcome! Please message us from the public FB page or drop me a note.

Website: https://easttn-sinc.com

Past events (21)

SPEAKER CHANGE: Gory Details, Erika Engelhaupt

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