Articles 2011 – present

This Articles section contains all of the contributions from undergraduate and postgraduate students from 2011 to the present. It also includes a number of articles by the editors and by other academics – from Canada, the US, Australia, Malaysia, India, Germany and the UK. There is a separate archive containing the articles published as part of our 2006 Summer Special: Postmodern and Future Noir, as well as a selection of pieces by David Schmid, Vicky Munro and Lee Horsley on True Crime.


Dark Along These Streets: Three Argentinean Films Noirs Adapting Cornell Woolrich, SANTIAGO RUBIN DE CELIS, Spanish freelance film critic and reviewer

Capital Crimes, KATY SHAW, University of Brighton

True Detective: A Case for Neo-Noir, ALICIA BERDAN, Texas Woman’s University


Reading House M.D. as a Detective Drama, AYSEGUL KESIRLI, Dogus University, Istanbul

Poe and Doyle: The Genius Detective, ASHLEIGH PROSSER, The University of Western Australia


Anime-Noir, or how three key anime participate in the lasting legacy of noir, HARRIET ALLEN, Lancaster University

The uncanny, anxiety-inducing architecture of noir, MARCUS NICHOLLS, Lancaster University

Neo-Noir’s new dimensions in narrative structure, ANNIE NISSEN, Lancaster University

An Ancient Philosophy for a New Age: The Importance of Kabbalism in Barbara Nadel’s Deadly Web, HILARY A GOLDSMITH, University of Greenwich