results for "Short Detective Story"

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    the Detective Story In today’s time, the detective story is a very well known genre. However,...

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  • Agatha Christie: Life and Career

    September 1890 – 12 January 1976) was a British crime writer of novels, short stories, and plays. She also wrote six romances...

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  • ENG 360 Final Exam 2

    Century Detective Fiction – a genre which deals with fictionalized mystery crimes, which are often solved by the main story...

    1786 Words | 6 Pages

  • the puzzle game

     The Puzzle Game The puzzle game is a short story written by Patricia D. Maida and Nicholas B Spornick. This...

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  • A Comparison of Poe and Doyle

    another influence on the stories written about “the great detective” in the works that came some 50 years earlier from the...

    1839 Words | 5 Pages

  • An Analysis of Jorge Luis Borges'

    "The Garden of Forking Paths" as a Detective Story. In comparing Jorge Luis Borges' "The Garden of Forking Paths" to that of the...

    1489 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Problem of Thor Bridge

    Discuss how the short story adheres to the conventions of crime writing; the great detective (refer to resource 2)...

    514 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Musgrave Ritual meets The Keepers of the House

    authored some of the earliest detective fiction, and we still recognize the formula he and Poe presented in the development of the genre. Use...

    2814 Words | 11 Pages

  • History of Detective Fiction

    History of Detective Fiction When I came to your class I had little knowledge of what detective fiction was, I knew it dealt...

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  • Feminism in Crime Fictions – Agatha Christie as a Feminist Writer

    the world, protesting for the equality of women in the political and social life. The thesis of the feminism covered every aspect of life within a...

    1823 Words | 5 Pages

  • Mystery

    situation where it is unclear who committed a crime. First detective storiesThe earliest known example of a detective...

    2197 Words | 20 Pages

  • The Cast Away: the Analysis of Imagery in American Gothic Literature

    sub-categories of modern detective fiction and southern gothic (DiYanni, 2007). Despite his gothic fiction fame, Edgar Allen Poe actually began...

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  • Essay romeo

    qualities are there in Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories which have sustained their popularity for so many years? Sir Arthur Conan Doyle...

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  • Kid Kill

    Analyzing a short story * Title: Kid Kill * Author: Ed McBain * Year: 1953 * Genre: Short...

    775 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Purloined Letter

    Question: What is the function of genre? Would you classify the ‘Purloined Letter’ a detective fiction or mystery?...

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  • Evolution of Detective Fiction

    century detective stories are blooming with action, conflict, mystery and so on. But this is only recent development. There is a...

    1542 Words | 4 Pages

  • Analysis of Gold Bug

    could solve all of them with little effort. Poe wrote "The Gold-Bug" as one of the few pieces of literature to incorporate ciphers as part of the...

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  • The Connection Between Audience and Author

    writing his/her literature. Especially true in detective fiction, authors are frequently searching for matchless ways to keep their audience...

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  • What should the Sherlock Holmes stories have translated so well to television and cinema?

    Many of Sherlock Holmes’ stories have translated to many television series and many detective movies. Most of them are popular...

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  • Edgar Allan Poe's Influence on Literature

    Edgar Allan Poe’s influence on American literature was nothing short of great; not only was he the creator of the detective...

    1191 Words | 4 Pages

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