Wednesday 10/26 – Sunday, 10/30
Special Noir at the Bar Kick-Off!
6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at the Pen & Pencil Club, 1522 Latimer Street, 19102
Thursday 10/27, Friday 10/28, and Saturday 10/29
Panel discussions 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. at Hotel Brotherhood USA, 1523-29 Bainbridge Street, Philadelphia, PA.
Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. Panels begin promptly at 9:30 a.m. Don’t be late!
Awards Banquet at Penn Landing Caterers, 1301 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA.
Party begins at 7:00 p.m. Arrive early for music and other surprises!
Hair of the Dog! Final panels and closing party at Port Richmond Books, 3037 Richmond Street, Philadelphia, PA.
Panels begin at 10:00 a.m.
Registration fees for conference only
(see next section for special lodging rates):
Register online, or print and fill out the registration form and send check to:
NoirCon c/o Deen Kogan, 242 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Please make checks payable to "Society Hill Playhouse."
Please note that The Sonesta Hotel is currently SOLD OUT, and there are no more rooms available.
Alternative hotels in the immediate area include the following:
Westin Philadelphia – 215-563-1600
Warwick Hotel – 215-735-6000
Hotel Palomar – 215-563-5006
The Logan Philadelphia – 215-963-1500
Sofitel Philadelphia – 215-569-8300
Club Quarters - 215-282-5000
Embassy Suites - Philadelphia Center City - 215-561-1776
Award Winners and Keynote Speaker
The David L. Goodis Award: Aurélien Masson (editorial director, Série Noire, Éditions Gallimard).
The Jay and Deen Kogan Award for Excellence: Charles Ardai (author and publisher, Hard Case Crime) and Ann and Stona Fitch (publishers, Concord Free Press).
The Anne Friedberg Award for Contributions to Noir and Its Preservation: Barry Gifford (author, screenwriter, and publisher, Black Lizard).
Keynote Speaker: Woody Haut (author, Pulp Culture: Hardboiled Fiction and the Cold War; Neon Noir: Contemporary American Crime Fiction; Heartbreak and Vine: The Fate of Hardboiled Writers in Hollywood; and the novel, Cry For a Nickel, Die For a Dime).
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hope to see you in Philly this October!