PCA: Noir and Hard-Boiled Panel

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Noir and Hard-boiled

Thursday, April 2, 2015 – 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Balcony N

Presentations

Title Body Presenter Affiliation Presentation type
No Reason for Pessimism: Exploring Aki Kaurismäki’s Finnish ‘Noir’ It’s no surprise that the director who declared that, “Hollywood is the reason I make the films… K. A. Laity The College of Saint Rose Paper
“British Noir and W. Somerset Maugham’s ‘The Letter’: from Short Story to Film.” “British Noir and W. Somerset Maugham’s ‘The Letter’: from Short Story to Film.” Gary Hoppenstand Michigan State University Paper
Investigating Contemporary German Culture: Jakob Arjouni’s Hard-Boiled Assessment Although Jakob Arjouni’s fictional private eye Kemal Kayankaya claims to be indifferent to… Heike Henderson Boise State University Paper
Asking the Right Questions: Fighting “Crime” in True Detective Most reviews of the 2014 HBO miniseries True Dectective discuss its connections to the… Yvonne Hammond West Virginia University Paper