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CANCELLED: True Crime: Why Are We So Obsessed?

When

  • Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Out of an abundance of caution regarding the COVID-19 public health situation, this event has been cancelled.

The Minnesota Humanities Center presents a thrilling conversation about what drives the popularity of the true crime genre. Explore this intriguing phenomenon and what it says about society with a panel of experts including social psychologist Amanda Vicary, Wine and Crime podcast host Amanda Jacobson, forensic psychologist and author Frank Weber, and Commissioner of Public Safety John Harrington. Moderated by Timya Owen, president of Twin Cities Chapter of Sisters in Crime.

  • 6 - 7 p.m. - Doors open, cash bar, book sales
  • 7 - 8:30 p.m. -  Program
  • 8:30 - 9:30 p.m. - Cash bar, hors d'oeuvres 

Event is expected to sell out and advance registration is encouraged. Event will be recorded and contains mature content (conversations around crime and violence). Audience discretion is advised. Event is for ages 18+.

  • Tickets - $20
  • Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2020
  • Registration Questions: registration@mnhum.org
  • Click Event Link below for registration page

Visit mnhum.org/true-crime for more details. 

Location

Schneider Theater
Bloomington Center for the Arts
1800 W Old Shakopee Road
Bloomington, MN 55431
Phone: 952-563-8700