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PS Crime Fiction : Schedule

Course Schedule ^top

04-18-07
organisation, preliminary information
Jasper Fforde, The Big Over Easy (2005) 01: The rules of the game
04-25-07
A Chronology of Crime
The Newgate Calendar (1760ff)
05-02-07
Edgar Allan Poe, the Dupin-stories (1841-44) - establishing the 'Whodunit'
05-09-07
Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone (1868) 01 - the sensation novel
05-16-07
 
no class
05-23-07
Wilkie Collins, The Moonstone (1868) 02 - imperialism, (post)colonialism
film training
05-30-07
Arthur Conan Doyle, The Sign of Four (1887) - the classic sleuth
06-06-07
Jack the Ripper 01 - the case (1888)
 
film screening 01:
A. + A. Hughes, From Hell (2001)
20.00-ca. 22.00 (117 min.), C 301
06-13-07
Jack the Ripper 02 - popularizing the ripper
 Alan Moore + Eddie Campbell, From Hell (1991-98)
 Albert + Allen Hughes, From Hell (2001)
06-16-07
Blockseminar: golden age vs. hard-boiled mode
 (09:00-10:30) Dorothy Sayers, Whose Body? (1923) - the golden age detective
 (11:00-12:30) Raymond Chandler, The Big Sleep (1939) - the hard-boiled private eye
 
film screenings 02, 03:
(ca. 14:00-17:00)
 H. Hawks, The Big Sleep (1946) (110 min.)
 R. Rodriguez + F. Miller, Sin City (2005, selected episode)
06-20-07
Film noir - Neo noir
06-27-07
 
no class
07-04-07
ValMcDermid, The Mermaids Singing (1995) 01 - the police procedural
07-11-07
Val McDermid, The Mermaids Singing (1995) 02 - the serial killer
07-18-07
Jasper Fforde, The Big Over Easy (2005) 02 - the parody

cover Jasper Fforde

Recapitulations + Presentations ^top

04-25-07
 
05-02-07
 
05-09-07
 
05-23-07
 
05-30-07
 
06-06-07
 
06-13-07
 
06-16-07
 
06-20-07
 
07-04-07
 
07-11-07
 
07-18-07