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Crime Files

Serial Crime Fiction

Dying for More

Editors: Miranda, Carolina, Anderson, Jean, Pezzotti, Barbara (Eds.)

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Serial Crime Fiction is the first book to focus explicitly on the complexities of crime fiction seriality. Covering definitions and development of the serial form, implications of the setting, and marketing of the series, it studies authors such as Doyle, Sayers, Paretsky, Ellroy, Marklund, Camilleri, Borges, across print, film and television.

About the authors

Jean Anderson, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand Lucy Andrew, Cardiff University, UK Carolyn Beasley, Swinburne University of Technology, in Victoria Kerstin Bergman, Lund University, Sweden Jon Blandford, Bellarmine University, USA Donna Lee Brien, Central Queensland University, Australia Brittain Bright, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Rachel Franks, The University of Newcastle, Australia Nick Heffernan, University of Nottingham, UK Pim Higginson, Bryn Mawr College, USA Maysaa Jaber, University of Baghdad, Iraq Carolina Miranda, Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand Taryn Norman, University of Tennessee, USA Eduardo Obradó, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain Federico Pagello, Queen's University Belfast, UK Anna Pasolini, University of Milan, Italy Barbara Pezzotti, Australasian Centre for Italian Studies, Australia Steven Powell, Independent Scholar, UK Alistair Rolls, University of Newcastle, Australia Clara Sitbon, University of Newcastle, Australia Nicoletta Vallorani, University of Milan, Italy Sabine Vanacker, University of Hull, UK Marie-Laure Vuaille-Barcan, University of Newcastle, Australia

Table of contents (21 chapters)

Table of contents (21 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Anderson, Jean (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • Stephen Burroughs, Serial Offender: Formula and Fraud in Early US Crime Literature

    Blandford, Jon

    Pages 11-20

  • The Myth of the Gentleman Burglar: Models of Serialization and Temporality in Early Twentieth-Century Crime Fiction

    Pagello, Federico

    Pages 21-30

  • More than the Sum of its Parts: Borges, Bioy Casares and the Phenomenon of the Séptimo Círculo Collection

    Miranda, Carolina

    Pages 31-40

  • Serializing Sullivan: Vian/Sullivan, the Série noire and the effet de collection

    Sitbon, Clara (et al.)

    Pages 41-51

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eBook $69.99
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Hardcover $90.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-48368-3
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Serial Crime Fiction
Book Subtitle
Dying for More
Editors
  • Carolina Miranda
  • Jean Anderson
  • Barbara Pezzotti
Series Title
Crime Files
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-48369-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137483690
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-48368-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 254
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