Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 February 2014

176 Pages

7.8 x 5.0 inches

ISBN: 9780719090691

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Swedish Crime Fiction

Novel, film, television

Steven Peacock

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Combines close textual analysis with socio-cultural critique
  • a rarely achieved combination in Film and Television Studies
  • Contains exclusive interview material with leading figures of Swedish crime fiction, including prominent authors and film producers
  • Moves beyond the most popular works to consider lesser-known and underappreciated texts of Swedish crime fiction
  • Provides fresh insights into well-known and popular works such as The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Wallander
  • The first book to concentrate on Swedish crime fiction across media

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