Bloody Scotland: Times up for violence against women
Sophie Hannah, Alexandra Sokoloff and Jo Jakeman
The thorny subject of violence against women in crime fiction and in society is one that won’t go away and shouldn’t be ignored. The heart of the debate is whether crime novels have a responsibility to avoid violence against women and girls or should tackle the subject head-on, seeking a solution. Three articulate, outspoken and irrepressible voices will bring both heat and light to the issue. International bestsellers Sophie Hannah and Alexandra Sokoloff, along with acclaimed debut author Jo Jakeman, have never shied away from the fight and aren’t about to start now!