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POSTPONED – Bloomington – True Crime: Why We Are So Obsessed

Thursday, April 2 | 6:00 pm–9:30 pm

True Crime: Why We Are So Obsessed

In response to public health concerns around COVID-19, this event will be rescheduled for this summer. Please check back for information about the new date.

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, Commissioner of Public Safety John Harrington, investigative reporter for APM Reports Madeleine Baran, and Fourth Judicial District Judge Tanya Bransford. Moderated by Timya Owen, president of Twin Cities Chapter of Sisters in Crime.

6:00-7:00 p.m. Doors Open, Cash Bar, & Book Sales
7:00-8:30 p.m. Program
8:30-9:30 p.m. Cash Bar & Hors d’Oeuvres

We anticipate that this event will sell out and encourage advance registration.

This event will be recorded and contains mature content (conversations around crime and violence). Audience discretion is advised. Event is for ages 18+.

Registration Questions: registration@mnhum.org

Brian Silver

Author: Brian Silver


Jessica Rust



Bloomington Center for the Arts – Schneider Theater

1800 W Old Shakopee Rd
Bloomington, Minnesota 55431