Death in Foreign Climes: European Crime Fiction

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Barry Forshaw at the Library

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  • Full Price: £165.00

Indulge your Euro-crime obsession with acclaimed writer and broadcaster Barry Forshaw on this three-week evening course

Course dates: Tuesdays  28 June, 5 July and 12 July 2016

Times: 18.00 - 20.00

What better place than the British Library to explore the most popular of literary forms – crime fiction? As our UK love affair with detective drama continues unabated, there is no question that the most avidly followed sub-genre is crime fiction from Europe – both on the printed page and screen. Indulge your obsession with the UK's leading expert in this field, writer and broadcaster Barry Forshaw, who’ll lead a vivid tour of the genre in this three-week evening course. You’ll experience accessible and information-packed guides to crime fiction from various European regions, drawing together literature, film and television to provide the perfect ‘travel guide’ to the genre.

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Details

Name: Death in Foreign Climes: European Crime Fiction
Where: Harry M Weinrebe Learning Centre
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
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Price: Full Price: £165.00
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546
boxoffice@bl.uk