CFA Master Class: Val McDermid
Tuesday October 2, 2012
As part of the Center's Crime Fiction Academy, acclaimed author, Val McDermid spoke with CFA director Jonathan Santlofer about how she built her career from a young journalist to a seasoned crime writer.
Val McDermid is a Scottish crime writer who grew up in Kirkcaldy on the East Coast of Scotland. She became a journalist working for national newspapers in Glasgow and Manchester, winning multiple awards including Trainee Journalist of the Year. She is best known for a series of suspense novels starring her most famous creation, Dr. Tony Hill.