Patti McCracken is the author of the highly-acclaimed The Angel Makers: Arsenic, a Midwife and Modern History’s Most Astonishing Murder Ring. She is a former journalist and was twice a Knight International Press Fellow. McCracken is at work on a screenplay with legendary screenwriter Ron Bass. She is a native of Virginia Beach.


Like a Lady: Women in Crime

March 23, 2024 10AM – 11:30AM

Three writers investigate women’s various roles in true crime: witnesses, perpetrators, consumers, and survivors.

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With generous support from Michelle and David Baldacci

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