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The Resource French crime fiction and the Second World War : past crimes, present memories, Claire Gorrara

French crime fiction and the Second World War : past crimes, present memories, Claire Gorrara

Label
French crime fiction and the Second World War : past crimes, present memories
Title
French crime fiction and the Second World War
Title remainder
past crimes, present memories
Statement of responsibility
Claire Gorrara
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By investigating representations of the war years in a selection of French crime novels from the mid-1940s to the present day this book argues for the importance of crime fiction, and popular culture more generally, as active agents of memory in the ongoing debates over the legacies of the war years in contemporary France
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Gorrara, Claire
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cultural history of modern war
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  • German Occupation of France
  • World War
  • Detective and mystery stories, French
  • French fiction
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Detective and mystery stories, French
  • French fiction
  • Literature
  • War and literature
  • France
Label
French crime fiction and the Second World War : past crimes, present memories, Claire Gorrara
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-146) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: mapping French memories of the Second World War -- 1. Resisters and the resistance: challenging the epic in French crime fiction of the 1940s and 1950s -- 2. Forgotten crimes: representing Jewish wartime experience in French crime fiction of the 1950s and 1960s -- 3. Resurgent collaboration: revisiting collaboration in French crime fiction of the 1980s -- 4. Survivor stories: representing persecution and extermination in French crime fiction of the 1980s and 1990s -- 5. Mobilising memory: reading the Second World War in children's crime fiction of the 1990s and 2000s -- Conclusion: memories past, present and future
Control code
ocn847125526
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526130181
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
60001661780
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1vwgg0j
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)847125526
Label
French crime fiction and the Second World War : past crimes, present memories, Claire Gorrara
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-146) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: mapping French memories of the Second World War -- 1. Resisters and the resistance: challenging the epic in French crime fiction of the 1940s and 1950s -- 2. Forgotten crimes: representing Jewish wartime experience in French crime fiction of the 1950s and 1960s -- 3. Resurgent collaboration: revisiting collaboration in French crime fiction of the 1980s -- 4. Survivor stories: representing persecution and extermination in French crime fiction of the 1980s and 1990s -- 5. Mobilising memory: reading the Second World War in children's crime fiction of the 1990s and 2000s -- Conclusion: memories past, present and future
Control code
ocn847125526
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526130181
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
60001661780
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1vwgg0j
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)847125526

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