Category Archives: Edgar® Awards

MWA Announces Revised Special Edgar Awards Selection Procedures; All Members Invited to Participate; Deadline July 31

MWA’s board of directors recently approved new procedures for selecting the Special Edgar Awards—including the Raven, the Ellery Queen, and the Grand Master awards.

The new procedures are designed to make the process more open and transparent to the entire membership. They also encourage participation from all members of MWA, who are asked to submit nominations for all three awards by July 31. Members only, watch for the June-July issue of The Third Degree.

Edgar Special Edition of The Third Degree

The Third Degree is normally a member-only publication. However, the Special Edition for the Edgar® Awards is available for everyone to view.

2019 Edgar Allan Poe Award Winners

Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce the Winners for the 2019 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2018. The Edgar® Awards were presented to the winners at our 73rd Gala Banquet, held on April 25, 2019 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, NewContinue Reading

2019 Edgar Symposium & Awards Banquet Information

Register NOW for the 2019 Edgar® Symposium! Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Location:  Grand Hyatt Hotel – Mezzanine Level – Regency Room East 42nd Street @ Grand Central Station 2019 Symposium Schedule as a PDF Preliminary Symposium Schedule (subject to change) 8:30 – 8:50:                   Registration 8:55 – 9:00:                  Welcome – MWA’s Executive ViceContinue Reading

MWA Announces the 2019 Edgar Nominations

January 22, 2019, New York, NY – Mystery Writers of America is proud to announce, as we celebrate the 210th anniversary of the birth of Edgar Allan Poe, the Nominees for the 2019 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2018. The Edgar® Awards willContinue Reading