Killer Reads: A True Crime Panel
October 1, 2022 @ 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
The Sanctuary at the First Baptist Church of Decatur, 308 Clairemont Ave, Decatur, GA 30030Decatur, GA 30030
If you love to read true crimes join authors Mark Pinsky, William Rawlings and Kathryn Miles.Mark Pinsky’s book Drifting Into Darkness: Murders, Madness, Suicide, and a Death “Under Suspicious Circumstances” is a true saga of bloodshed and betrayal. It presents a tangled web of dysfunction, fatal attraction, and greed that wends its way from mansions of old Montgomery, Alabama, to the New Age salons of Boulder.
William Rawlings book The Columbus Stocking Strangler takes us to 1970’s Columbus, Georgia.It was terrorized by a mysterious serial killer who raped and ritualistically strangled elderly women in one of the community’s finer neighborhoods.
Kathryn Miles takes us on a riveting deep dive into the unsolved murder of two free-spirited young women in the wilderness, a journalist’s obsession, and a new theory of who might have done it. Her book is Trailed: One Woman’s Quest to Solve the Shenandoah Murders
Moderator Chris Joyner is an investigative reporter with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and his latest book is The Three Death Sentences of Clarence Henderson: A Battle for Racial Justice at the Dawn of the Civil Rights Era.