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Queering The Golden Age

What if everything we thought about murder mysteries was wrong?

Thanks to my guest, Benedict Morrison. Among his many publications, you can read him on Agatha Christie’s theatrical work in the Bloomsbury Handbook to Agatha Christie.

Mentioned in this episode:
The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie
A Murder Is Announced by Agatha Christie
— The “Queer Clues” episode of Shedunnit
Towards Zero by Agatha Christie
The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie
Suddenly At His Residence aka The Crooked Wreath by Christianna Brand
The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie
Murder On The Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Queering Agatha Christie by J.C. Bernthal

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Agatha Christie Writes Alone

Agatha Christie had a very productive WW2. This is the start of Queens of Crime at War, a six part series looking at what the best writers from the golden age of detective fiction did once that period came to an end with the start of the Second World War. Thanks to my guests: —… Continue Reading