Events 2011-12

2011-12: The Tom Milne Popular Fiction Archives

The Lancaster University Department of English & Creative Writing was given the Tom Milne Popular Fiction Archive in 2011, and submitted a successful bid to the Lancaster Friends Fund for the archiving of the collection  for their support.  There are 2,850 books and 30 journals in the Milne Popular Fiction Archive, the great majority of which are paperback crime fiction, published  from the 1920s through to the early 21st century. Read more.

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14th January – 11th February 2011: The Tom Milne Popular Fiction Archive: Preview Exhibition

17th January 2012: The Tom Milne Popular Fiction Archive: 2012 Exhibition, Texts into Films

2012 Film Festival: Crime Films, 1940 – 2000: A Free Film Festival, Part of Lancaster University Library’s Tom Milne Popular Fiction Archive: 2012 Exhibition, Texts into Films

The Tom Milne Popular Fiction Archives and the History of Paperback Crime Fiction

The 1920s -1930s: the Heyday of the Pulps

The Paperback Revolution of the 1940s and 1950s

Hard-Boiled and Noir Writers Featured in the 2011 Milne Archive Preview Exhibition

 

2011: Twisted Tales Event

19th May 2011: Crimeculture and Crimewave present a new Twisted Tales event: “The Killer Inside You: Horror in Crime Fiction”

Twisted Tales collaborated with TTA Press’sCrimewave magazine and Crimeculture to host the literary event “The Killer Inside You”, which fused Twisted Tales’s interest in horror with its close cousin, crime writing.