Laurance Shames and Paul Levine, along with Stuart Kaminsky, Edna Buchanan, James Hall and Les Standiford, are among the writers scheduled to present panels and lectures next weekend at Sleuth Fest '94, South Florida's first mystery, crime and suspense conference.
Sponsored by the Florida Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America, the conference will be held Friday-Sunday at the Marriott Hotel North, 6650 N Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale.
Also included at the conference are six panels on criminal investigative techniques and a three-hour screenwriting workshop on original and book adaptation presented by screenwriter Alan Trustman (Bullitt, Thomas Crown Affair).
The cost of $125 includes panels, lectures, Friday reception, Saturday breakfast and lunch, Sunday breakfast and a T-shirt.
For more information call 305-663-8997.