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  1. Primary Texts 30 items
    1. Macbeth - William Shakespeare 2015

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    2. Macbeth - William Shakespeare 2015

      Article Suggested for Student Purchase

    3. Julius Caesar - William Shakespeare 2016

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    4. Julius Caesar - William Shakespeare 2003 (electronic resource)

      Article Suggested for Student Purchase

    5. In Cold Blood - Truman Capote 2012

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    6. Libra - Don DeLillo 1991

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    7. Wakefield - Nathaniel Hawthorne 1837

      Document Essential

    8. Murders in the Rue Morgue and Other Stories - Edgar Allan Poe 1995

      Book Essential

    9. The Typology of Detective Fiction - Tzvetan Todorov 1966

      Chapter Essential

    10. The Dead Letter - Metta Fuller Victor 2003

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    11. The Dead Letter - Metta Fuller Victor 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    12. Red Harvest - Dashiell Hammett 2012

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    13. The Long Goodbye - Raymond Chandler 2018

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    14. Incognegro: A Graphic Mystery - Mat Johnson, Warren Pleece 2018

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase (2008 – but please buy the 2018 Darkhorse Comics reprint; it matters, the artwork is different in this edition)

    15. Making a Murderer 2015

      Audio-visual document Essential

    16. The Black Dahlia: Elizabeth Short - Unsolved Murders: True Crime Stories Podcast

      Audio document Essential

    17. Mindhunter - Episode 1 2017

      Audio-visual document Essential Available on Netflix

    18. My Dark Places - James Ellroy 2010

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    19. The Red Parts - Maggie Nelson 2017

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    20. Jane: A Murder - Maggie Nelson 2016

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase Extracts

    21. My Friend Dahmer - Derf Backderf 2017

      Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    22. OJ: Made in America Ep 1 Sunday, 14 May 2017

      Audio-visual document Essential

  2. Recommended Further Primary Sources 35 items
    1. Texts 10 items
      1. The Simple Art of Murder - Raymond Chandler 1950

        Book Recommended

      2. On Murder Considered as One of the Fine Arts - Thomas De Quincey 2015

        Book Recommended

      3. The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning - Maggie Nelson 2012

        Book Recommended

      4. The Black Dahlia - James Ellroy 2011

        Book Recommended

      5. The Hilliker Curse: My Pursuit of Women - James Ellroy 2011

        Book Recommended

    2. Podcasts 10 items
      1. My Favorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark - Karen Kilgariff, Georgia Hardstark

        Audio document Recommended

    3. TV Programmes 5 items
      1. The Keepers 2017

        Audio-visual document Recommended Available on Netflix

      2. Mindhunter 2017

        Audio-visual document Recommended Available on Netflix

      3. The Staircase 2018

        Audio-visual document Recommended Available on Netflix

      4. Death on the Staircase: The Last Chance Monday, 4 Feb 2013

        Audio-visual document Recommended BBC version of the Netflix programme "The Staircase"

      5. Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist 2018

        Audio-visual document Recommended Available on Netflix

    4. Films 10 items
      1. Shallow Grave - Danny Boyle 1994

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      2. Shallow Grave - Danny Boyle 1994

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      3. Casting JonBenet - Kitty Green 2017

        Audio-visual document Recommended Available on Netflix

      4. My Friend Dahmer - Marc Meyers director.

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      5. The Silence of the Lambs - Jonathan Demme 2003

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      6. The Silence of the Lambs - Jonathan Demme 1991

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      7. Psycho - Bernard Herrmann 2005

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      8. Psycho - Alfred Hitchcock 1960

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      9. Monster - Patty Jenkins 2003

        Audio-visual document Recommended

      10. Monster - Patty Jenkins 2003

        Audio-visual document Recommended

  3. Secondary Reading 76 items
    1. General Secondary Reading 8 items
      1. Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime - Val McDermid 2014

        Book Further

    2. The American Detective 16 items
      1. US popular print culture, 1860-1920 - Christine Bold 2012

        Book Further

      2. The Detective in American Fiction, Film, and Television - Jerome H. Delamater, Ruth Prigozy 1998

        Book Further

      3. The Noir Thriller - Lee Horsley 2009

        Book Further

      4. The Noir Thriller - Lee Horsley 2001 (electronic book)

        Book Further

      5. The Cambridge Companion to Crime Fiction - Martin Priestman 2003

        Book Further

      6. A Companion to Crime Fiction - Charles J. Rzepka, Lee Horsley 2010

        Book Further

    3. The Origins of the American Detective 8 items
    4. The Dead Letter 4 items
      1. The Office of The Dead Letter - Elizabeth Duquette 2013

        Article Further

      2. The Female Complaint: The Unfinished Business of Sentimentality in American Culture - Lauren Gail Berlant, Dawsonera 2008 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

    5. Red Harvest 6 items
      1. Forms of Labor in Dashiell Hammett's Red Harvest - Carl Freedman, Christopher Kendrick 1991

        Article Further

    6. The Long Goodbye 6 items
      1. City of Sleuths - William Marling 2010

        Chapter Further

    7. Incognegro 5 items
      1. Crime in Comics and the Graphic Novel - Arthur Fried 2010

        Chapter Further

      2. Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art - Scott McCloud 1994

        Book Further

    8. Serial 7 items
    9. Making a Murder 4 items
    10. OJ: Made in America 3 items
    11. My Dark Places 2 items
      1. Against Ethical Violence - Judith Butler 2005

        Chapter Further

    12. The Red Parts 1 item
      1. Represent Yourself - Leigh Gilmore 2001

        Chapter Further

    13. Jane: A Murder 3 items
      1. Narrative and Crime - Raymond McDaniel 2005

        Article Further

    14. My Friend Dahmer 3 items
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