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face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri;font-style:italic'>The
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Communication,<o:p></o:p></span></font></i></p>

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Institute for the Study of Knowledge in Society and<o:p></o:p></span></font></i></p>

<h2><b><i><font size=3 color=black face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:Calibri;color:windowtext;font-weight:normal'>The Atlantic <st1:place
w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Alliance</st1:City></st1:place> of Universities
Crime Genre Research Group <o:p></o:p></span></font></i></b></h2>

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<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>are proud to
present a Guest Lecture<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>by Professor
Stephen Knight (<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Cardiff</st1:PlaceName>
 <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>): <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Calibri'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoBodyText><b><font size=5 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:18.0pt;
font-family:Calibri;font-weight:bold'>&#8220;Cruelty, Conspiracy and&nbsp;<st1:place
w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Capital</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType
 w:st="on">Cities</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>: <o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoBodyText><b><font size=5 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:18.0pt;
font-family:Calibri;font-weight:bold'>Crime Fiction Now and at its
Conception&#8221;<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=3
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:216.0pt;text-indent:36.0pt'><font size=3
color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri;
color:purple'>Date: &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Thursday
3 December 2009</span></font><font color=purple face=Calibri><span
style='font-family:Calibri;color:purple'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:252.0pt'><font size=3 color=purple
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri;color:purple'>Venue:
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></font><font
color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-family:Calibri;color:purple'>LCO-003</span></font><font
color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-family:Calibri;color:purple'>, <st1:PlaceName
w:st="on">Languages</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Building</st1:PlaceType>,
<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType> of <st1:PlaceName
 w:st="on">Limerick</st1:PlaceName></st1:place><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:216.0pt;text-indent:36.0pt'><font size=3
color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri;
color:purple'>Time: &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 16:00
&#8211; 16.45</span></font><font color=purple face=Calibri><span
style='font-family:Calibri;color:purple'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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font-family:Calibri'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:Calibri'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=3
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>******************************<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=4 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:14.0pt;
font-family:Calibri'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>and cordially
invite you to the launch of</span></font><font size=5 face=Calibri><span
style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Calibri'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=3
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>&nbsp;&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><b><i><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:Calibri;font-weight:
bold;font-style:italic'>Investigating Identities: <o:p></o:p></span></font></i></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><b><i><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:Calibri;font-weight:
bold;font-style:italic'>Questions of Identity in Contemporary <o:p></o:p></span></font></i></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><b><i><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:18.0pt;font-family:Calibri;font-weight:
bold;font-style:italic'>International Crime Fiction<o:p></o:p></span></font></i></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=3
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>(Rodopi)</span></font><font
face=Calibri><span style='font-family:Calibri'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=3
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>Edited by
Marieke Krajenbrink (UL) and Kate M. Quinn (NUIG)<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=5
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Calibri'>Launched by Professor
Stephen Knight (<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Cardiff</st1:City></st1:place>
Unversity)<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><font size=3
face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Calibri'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:Calibri'>&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:216.0pt;text-align:justify;text-indent:
36.0pt'><font size=3 color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:Calibri;color:purple'>Date:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Thursday 3
December 2009</span></font><font color=purple face=Calibri><span
style='font-family:Calibri;color:purple'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:216.0pt;text-align:justify;text-indent:
36.0pt'><font size=3 color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:Calibri;color:purple'>Venue:&nbsp;&nbsp;Common Room, Millstream
Courtyard, <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType>
 of <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Limerick</st1:PlaceName></st1:place></span></font><font
color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-family:Calibri;color:purple'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:216.0pt;text-align:justify;text-indent:
36.0pt'><font size=3 color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:Calibri;color:purple'>Time:&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;17:00 - 18:00</span></font><font
color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-family:Calibri;color:purple'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:216.0pt;text-align:justify;text-indent:
36.0pt'><font size=3 color=purple face=Calibri><span style='font-size:12.0pt;
font-family:Calibri;color:purple'>RSVP: &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Email: jess.beeley@ul.ie<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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style='font-size:11.0pt;color:#003399;font-weight:bold'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></b></p>

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