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TitelThe Scene of the Crime: Setting in Modern Crime Fiction
BeschreibungThe Scene of the Crime: Setting in Modern Crime Fiction

The Atlantic University Alliance (NUI Galway, UL, UCC) Crime Genre Research Group

Friday 15th and Saturday 16th June 2007

University of Limerick
CSIS Building, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland

Organisers: Dr Marieke Krajenbrink, University of Limerick, and Dr John Scaggs, Mary Immaculate College

Für Fragen wenden Sie sich bitte an Teresa Rogers-Jenner:

Friday, 15th June

9:30-10:00 Registration (Computer Science Building (CSIS))

10:00-10:15 Opening of the Conference by Professor Paul McCutcheon, Vice President Academic and Registrar, University of Limerick

10.15-11.30 Keynote Address
Professor Stephen Knight (Cardiff University):
Place and Displacement in Crime Fiction

11:30-12:00 Coffee

12:00-13:00 Parallel Session 1

Session: The City of Angels
Chair: TBA

Karsten Wind Meyhoff (University of Kopenhagen)
Los Angeles: The Site of Hard-Boiled Crime Fiction

Jeanne E. Glesener (Université de L uxembourg)
Berber Spaces Defying the Strategies of Modern Police Investigation in Driss Chraïbi’s Une enquête au Pays

Session: Controlling the Wilderness?
Chair: TBA

Maureen Sunderland (University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne)
Personal Identity in Post-War Los Angeles: Identity Falsification in James Ellroy’s ‘L.A. Quartet’ and Walter Moseley’s Easy Rawlins Novels

Josiane Peltier (Fort Lewis College)
From the American Frontier to the Great Depression: Wilderness Without Becomes Wilderness Within

13:00-14:15 Lunch

14:15-15:45 Parallel Session 2

Session: Unreal Places I
Chair: TBA

Malcah Effron (Newcastle University)
Chasing Fictional Murders through Real ‘Mean Streets’: Detective Fiction and Authentic Geographies

Eva Erdmann (Universität Erfurt)
Topographical Fiction: Scenes of Modern Crime

Doris DeYoung (Rider University)
Janet Evanovich and Trenton, New Jersey: Thank God I Don’t Live There

Session: The Politics of Place
Chair: TBA

Dominique Jeannerod (University College Dublin)
Documentary Ethics and Film Noir in F. Schoendoerffer’s Scènes de Crime

Janet Janzen (University of Waterloo)
I Left My Suitcase in Ulf Miehe’s Ich hab’ noch einen Toten in Berlin

Jane Rosenbaum (Rider University)
Alienated and Alienating: The Sweden of Martin Beck and Kurt Wallender

15:45-16:15 Coffee

16:15-17:45 Parallel Session 3

Session: The Space of the City
Chair: TBA

Sascha Seiler (University of Mainz, Germany)
Roberto Bolano’s Santa Teresa and the Depiction of Baltimore in HBO’s The Wire

Lorraine Ryan (University of Limerick)
Setting, Spatiality and Resistance in Carlos Ruíz Zafón’s La Sombra del Viento and Dulce Chacón’s Cielos de Barro.

Jonathan Ervine (University of Leeds)
French banlieues as Scenes of Crime

Session: Built Spaces

Chair: TBA
Allan Phillipson (WEA, Melksham Wilts)
Great Houses, Great Crime: The Mansion in Hard-Boiled Fiction

Sabine Vanacker (University of Hull)
P.D. James and a Sense of Place: The Tower, the Hospital, the Monastery, the Country House

David Coughlan (University of Limerick)
Inside the Locked Room: Paul Auster and Edgar Allan Poe

18:00-19:00 Crime Writer: Nicholas Royle

19:00-19:30 Wine Reception (Millstream Common Room)

Saturday, 16th June

9:30-11:00 Session 4:
Signifying Spaces
Chair: Marieke Krajenbrink

Annie Girardin-Halpin (University of Limerick)
The Representation of the City and the Importance of Signs in Le cycle Cadin of Didier Daeninckx

Ingrida Providisa (Universität Bayreuth)
The Sense of Evidence: Practical Look, Observation and Detection of Crime in Forensic Crime Literature and Film

David Levente Palatinus (Péter Pázmány Catholic University)
‘Bodyscape’, or the Representation of the Body in C.S.I.

11:00:-11:30 Coffee

11:30-13:00 Parallel Session 5

Session: Trading Places
Chair: TBA

Emily Salines (Middlesex University)
The Translation of Space: Ruth Rendell’s The Tree of Hands and Claude Miller’s Betty Fisher and Other Stories

Kerstin Bergman (Lund University)
Afraid of the Dark: The Function of the African Scenery in Mankell’s Kennedys Hjärna

Christopher Jones (Manchester Metropolitan University)
An American in Berlin: Buddy Giovinazzo’s Potsdamer Platz

Session: Unreal Places II
Chair: TBA

Sue Neale (Oxford Brookes University)
Once Upon a Time in the Dark Woods of Paris…: Fred Vargas’s Mythical Sense of Place

Aoife Leahy (University of Limerick)
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Through the Looking Glass and Dorothy L. Sayers’ The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club

Sara Kärrholm (Lund University)
Murder in Swedish Arcadia: The Idyllic Setting in the Swedish Whodunit of the 1950s

13:00-14:15 Lunch

14:15-15:45 Parallel Session 6

Session: Gothic Spaces
Chair: TBA

Eoin Flannery (University of Limerick)
A Terrain of Terror: Charles Brockden Brown’s Edgar Huntly

Sophie Boyer (Bishop’s University, Quebec)
‘One Cannot Know the House in Which One Lives’: Uncanny Setting in Hermann Ungar’s The Maimed

Session: Space and Time
Chair: TBA

Kate M. Quinn (NUI Galway)
Sensational Crimes and Changing Times in Santiago

Jean Philippe Gury (Université de Bretagne Occidentale (Brest)
Megalithic Crimes

Barbara Geraghty (University of Limerick)
‘Important for its absence’: History and Amnesia in Haruki Murakami’s A Wild Sheep Chase

15:45-16:15 Coffee

16:15-17:45 Parallel Session 7:

Session: Crossing Borders
Chair: TBA

Paula Arvas (University of Helsinki)
Return of the Old Enemy: Finland’s Geopolitical Position in New Finnish Thrillers

Paula Murphy (Mary Immaculate College)
American Skin, Irish Masks: Ken Bruen’s Postmodernism

Elizabeth Nixon (Ohio State University)
Detecting Tourism: The Detective Novel as Travel Substitute

Session: Other Places
Chair: TBA

Martin Rosenstock (University of California, Santa Barbara)
Patriots by Default: Friedrich Dürrenmatt’s Swiss Detectives

Eugene O’Brien (Mary Immaculate College)
Scene and Heard: Ken Bruen’s Defective Detective

Maud Revel (Carleton University, Ottawa)
Translation of Space in Chris Ryan’s The Watchmen

18:00-19:00 Crime Writer: Andrew Nugent

20:30 Conference Dinner

Quelle der BeschreibungInformation des Anbieters
PersonName: Teresa Rogers-Jenner 
Funktion: Kontakt 
SchlüsselbegriffeLiteratur nach 1945
Klassifikation05.00.00 Deutsche Literaturgeschichte > 05.09.00 Gattungen und Formen > 05.09.08 Unterhaltungsliteratur; 18.00.00 20. Jahrhundert (1945-1989) > 18.08.00 Gattungen und Formen > 18.08.05 Weitere Formen; 19.00.00 1990 bis zur Gegenwart > 19.08.00 Gattungen und Formen > 19.08.05 Weitere Formen
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