The Female Investigator in Literature, Film, and Popular Culture

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McFarland & Company, 2007 - Literary Criticism - 232 pages
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"In this book the author examines how women detectives are portrayed in film, in literature and on TV. Chapters examine the portrayal of female investigators in each of these four genres: the Gothic novel, the lesbian detective novel, television, and film

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Contents

Acknowledgments
1
Lesbian Detectives Have Car Trouble
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The SocioCultural Determinants of the Role of
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Lisa M. Dresner is a special assistant professor in the Department of English and Freshman Composition at Hofstra University. She lives in Forest Hills, New York.

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