The foreign in international crime fiction : transcultural representations / edited by Jean Anderson, Carolina Miranda and Barbara Pezzotti
- Machine generated contents note: pt. One Inside Out or Outside In? The Scene of the Crime as Exotic Decor -- ch. 1 Cannibalistic Maori Behead Rupert Murdoch: (Mis) representations of Antipodean Otherness in Caryl Ferey's `Maori Thrillers' / Deborah Walker-Morrison -- ch. 2 `A Desk is a Dangerous Place from which to Watch the World': Britishness and Foreignness in Le Carre's Karla Trilogy / Sabine Vanacker -- ch. 3 Havana Noir: Time, Place and the Appropriation of Cuba in Crime Fiction / Philip Swanson -- ch. 4 Shanghai, Shanghai: Placing Qiu Xiaolong's Crime Fiction in the Landscape of Globalized Literature / Luo Hui -- ch. 5 Seeing Double: Representing Otherness in the Franco-Pacific Thriller / Jean Anderson -- pt. Two Private Eyes, Hybrid Eyes: The In-Between Detective -- ch. 6 `Don't Forget the Tejedor': Community and Identity in the Crime Fiction of Rosa Ribas / Stewart King -- ch. 7 An American in Paris or Opposites Attract: Dominique Sylvain's `In-Between' Bicultural Detective Stories / France Grenaudier-Klijn -- ch. 8 Arthur Upfield and Philip McLaren: Pioneering Partners in Australian Ethnographic Crime Fiction / Marie Ramsland -- ch. 9 From Wolf to Wolf-Man: Foreignness and Self-Alterity in Fred Vargas's L'Homme a l'envers / Alistair Rolls -- ch. 10 Others Knowing Others: Stieg Larsson's Millennium Trilogy and Peter Høeg's Smilla's Sense of Snow / Paula Arvas -- ch. 11 Smog, Tweed and Foreign Bedevilment: Bourland's Twenty-First-Century Remake of the Sherlock Holmes Crime Story / Keren Chiaroni -- pt. Three When Evil Walks Abroad - Towards a Politics of Otherness -- ch. 12 `The Meanest Devil of the Pit': British Representations of the German Character in Edwardian Juvenile Spy Fiction, 1900-14 / Andrew Francis -- ch. 13 Reading Others: Foreigners and the Foreign in Roberto Arlt's Detective Fiction / Carolina Miranda -- ch. 14 Who is the Foreigner? The Representation of the Migrant in Contemporary Italian Crime Fiction / Barbara Pezzotti -- ch. 15 Images of Turks in Recent German Crime Fiction: A Comparative Case Study in Xenophobia / Margaret Sutherland -- ch. 16 The Representation of Chinese Characters in Leonardo Padura's La Cola de la Serpiente (2000): Sinophobia or Sinophilia? / Carlos Uxo.
- 9781441128171 (hardcover), 1441128174 (hardcover), 9781441177032 (pdf), 1441177035 (pdf), 9781441181985 (ePub), and 1441181989 (ePub)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages -229) and index.
View MARC record | catkey: 10009136