Each year the Key West Literary Seminar explores a unique literary theme. Readers from all over the world join the best writers of our time for the readings, discussions, lectures, and parties that make up today’s smartest and most high-spirited literary gathering. The 32nd annual Seminar will explore the mystery, crime, and thriller genres, led by the celebrated authors listed below.
Two independent sessions are offered: Chapter One, January 9-12; and the Final Chapter, January 16-19. Additionally, our Writers’ Workshop Program is held January 12-16. Advance registration is required to attend. Chapter One is already sold out; all workshops and the Final Chapter are expected to fill up well before January.