A one-day workshop on researching and teaching Italian crime fiction, sponsored by ACIS and La Trobe University and convened by Barbara Pezzotti (ACIS) and Brigid Maher (La Trobe), will be held on Friday 21 November 2014 at the La Trobe University City Campus, 215 Franklin St, Melbourne CBD, from 9 am to 5 pm. Stephen Knight (Melbourne) will give the opening address; postgraduates working on crime fiction will be especially welcome. Click here for the call for papers. Participation is free and lunch/tea/coffee will also be provided. We will update the information on the workshop page on the Conferences menu above, where you will also find a contact form for any questions or further details.