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David Corbett Watch David read from Do They Know I'm Running? at San Francisco's Babylon Salon. (They made him follow a magician.)

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David Corbett and Hamley at Book Passage
David getting ready for his reading at Book Passage with superfan and trusty sidekick Hamley, the Irish Wolfdoodle (aka Wheaton terrier).

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David's May 13th book launch at Book Passage was covered by Crimespree Magazine, For the full report, go here.

Tuesday June 2, 7 PM
Inside Story Time
Big Rec Taproom
3066 24th Street (corner of Mission)
San Francisco, CA 94110
David will be joining a number of other writers reading on the theme of Perversions in this stellar reading program founded and continued by James Warner.

Sunday, June 7, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Bay Area Book Festival
David Brower Center, Kinzle Room
2150 Allston Way (Near Oxford Street and the UC Berkeley campus)
Berkeley, CA 94704
David will be on a panel titled STUMP THE EXPERTS!, with moderator Cara Black and fellow panelists Judy Melinek, M.D. (a forensic pathologist); Jennifer Hagan, Esq. (a civil litigator); Karen Lynch (memoirist and former SFPD homicide inspector), and Greg Spencer (another for SFPD inspector and forensic specialist).

Friday, June 19, 7 PM
The Basement Series
Sports Basement
1590 Bryant
San Francisco, CA
David will join NY Times bestselling author Cara Black and five emerging writers in reading on the theme of Compulsion. Proceeds go to Janis Cooke Newmn's superb Lit Camp.

Saturday, June 27, 2:30 PM
Mystery/Thriller Day at Kepler's
Kepler's Bookstore
1010 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, CA
It's Not Me, Babe: Writing about a character way different than you
Can you successfully walk in someone else's shoes? David Corbett, Seth Harwood, Terry Shames, and Laurie R. King will discuss the pleasures and pitfalls of writing characters who are very different from themselves. This panel will be moderated by Keith Raffel. Also appearing on other panels throughout the afternoon: Cara Black, Catriona McPherson, Paul Draker, Steve Hockensmith, and Janet Rudolph.

Tuesday July 7, 8:00AM-5:00 PM
Master CraftFest
Grand Hyatt Hotel
109 East 42nd Street
New York, NY
As part of the tenth annual ThrillerFest, David will be leading an all-day seminar and manuscript review, covering a broad range of craft topics. Class is limited to 10 students, and submissions must be in a month ahead of time, so register soon by following this link.

Wednesday, July 8, 10:30-11:20 AM
Grand Hyatt Hotel
109 East 42nd Street
New York, NY
David will be teaching his workshop, "The Character of Crime," as part of the tenth annual ThrillerFest. Follow this link to register.

Friday July 10, 12:15-1:00 PM
Grand Hyatt Hotel
109 East 42nd Street
New York, NY
David will be appearing on two panels:

10:00-10:50 AM
Location: TBD
"Knives, Forks, or Guns?" David will be joining J.J. Hensley, Patrick Hyde, Daniel Palmer, William Nikkel, Rick Ollerman, and Alan Jacobson (moderator) discussing How to Keep Weapons Interesting.

12:15-1:00 PM
Location: TBD
Panel: "White Collar, Blue Collar, or Nun?"
David will be joining Reed Farrel Coleman, Ward Larsen , Steve Martini, John Camp, Scott Silverii, and Gayle Lynds (moderator) discussing Unusual Crime in Thrillers.

David will also be signing from 5:00 to 5:30 To register for ThrillerFest, go here.

Thursday July 23-Sunday July 26
The Book Passage Mystery Writers' Conference
51 Tamal Vista Boulevard
Corte Madera, CA 94925
David will serve as co-chair of this year's BPMWC, along with the inescapable Cara Black. Other guests and faculty will include Don Winslow, John Lescroart, Thomas Perry, Hallie Ephron, C.W. Gortner, Otto Penzler, Bruce Holsinger, as well as numerous other notable agents, editors and writers. (David will also be teaching a pre-conference class: Sub-genre Subtleties: How to Meet, Exceed, and Transcend Reader Expectations.)
Go here for more information or to register.

Monday August 3, 7-9 PM
Left Coast Writers Literary Salon
Book Passage
55 Tamal Vista Boulevard
Corte Madera, CA
David will be the featured speaker at this signature gathering of bay area writers, editors, and other literary professionals, organized by the incomparable Linda Watanabe McFerrin.

Thursday, September 10, 7:00 PM
Why There Are Words
333 Caledonia
Sausalito, CA
David will be joining a number of other excellent readers (TBD) in the superb reading series founded my Peg Alford Pursell.

Check back for upcoming readings and panels, or go to the Seminars & Classes page for David's teaching opportunities.

David Corbett
Photo by Don North


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