The 2017 Noirwich Crime Writing Festival featured headliners Val McDermid, Anthony Horowitz and Martina Cole and discussions ranged from how crime fiction intersects with world politics to international crime fiction writing  and the emerging North Sea Noir movement.

Noirwich 2017 also included the festivals first stand up gig, courtesy of Christopher Brookmyre and Mark Billingham, and a unique retrospective musical in the form of The Resurrection of Dora Suarez.

It was the biggest festival yet and took place across Norwich Arts Centre, Jarrold and the University of Anglia as well as several fringe locations around the city.

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