MWA Midwest will be hosting the MWA tent at Printers Row again this year. Come check out the in-tent activities, author interviews and signings, and contests at the corner of Dearborn and Harrison near the Blake Hotel. Check out these MWA Midwest-led events, too:

Saturday, June 7
10 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
MWA Panel: Violence: How to Write It—and How Far Is Too Far? with Jamie Freveletti, Michael A. Black, Michael Harvey, M.E. May, J. Michael Major, Grace Place 2nd Floor

12:00 p.m.- 12:45 p.m.
Flash Fiction Contest with  “30” Twist, presented by Mystery Writers of America with judges Barbara D’Amato and Sara Paretsky, Center Stage Tent

2 p.m.-2:45 p.m.
MWA Panel: Historical Thrillers & Mysteries, The Attraction, the Research, and the Execution with Libby Fischer Hellmann, Tasha Alexander, Sara Paretsky, Robert Goldsborough, Raymond Benson, Harold Washington Library Center Multipurpose Room

Sunday, June 8
10:30 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
MWA Panel: Light Cozies to Dark Thrillers, Writing Along the Continuum with Clare O’Donohue, Jack Frederickson, Shane Gericke, Susanna Calkins, Julie Hyzy

3:30 p.m.-4:15 p.m.
MWA Panel: Rules of Writing Mysteries & When to Break Them with Reed Farrel Coleman, Ted Hertel, Lynne Raimondo, Lori Rader-Day

Tickets are required for many events. See the full schedule for information and more panels by MWA members: http://apps.chicagotribune.com/printersrow/

To help out at the MWA Tent:
• We need your help at the MWA Tent! Email Heather Ash at writermath (at) gmail (dot) com to schedule an hour or two.