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Review Essay: 'Elementary My Dear Hameed': Postcolonial Crime Fiction; Nels Pearson and Marc Singer, ed Detective Fiction in a Postcolonial and Transnational World; Ibne Safi The Laughing Corpse; Ibne Safi Dr Dread; M C Dutton The Singhing Detective

Tickell, Alex (2013). Review Essay: 'Elementary My Dear Hameed': Postcolonial Crime Fiction; Nels Pearson and Marc Singer, ed Detective Fiction in a Postcolonial and Transnational World; Ibne Safi The Laughing Corpse; Ibne Safi Dr Dread; M C Dutton The Singhing Detective. Wasafiri(75) pp. 73–76.

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Abstract

This review essay covers criticism and fiction, all relating to postcolonial crime genres. It evaluates 'Detective Fiction in the Postcolonial and Transnational World' by Nels Pearson and Marc Singer, and reviews the republished work of the Urdu crime author Ibne Safi ('The Laughing Corpse' and 'Dr Dread'). It also covers a more recent crime fiction by M.C. Dutton - 'The Singhing Detective'.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 1747-1508
Keywords: Postcolonial crime fiction; Ibne Safi; M.C.Dutton; Nels Pearson; Marc Singer
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > English & Creative Writing
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Research Group: Postcolonial and Global Literatures Research Group (PGL)
Item ID: 47091
Depositing User: Alex Tickell
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2016 15:59
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:49
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/47091
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