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Author Nichols, William J., 1970-

Title Transatlantic mysteries [electronic resource] : crime, culture, and capital in the "noir novels" of Paco Ignacio Taibo II and Manuel Vázquez Montalbán / William J. Nichols.

Imprint Lewisburg, [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 206 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Social crisis, modernization, and the emergence of the "novela negra" in Mexico and Spain -- Reading and (re) writing culture : subversion of models, models of subversion -- "Poisonville" reincarnated : modernization, metropolis and spaces of self-representation -- Memories of underdevelopment : resurrecting revolution -- Crimes against culture : anti-imperialism in Taibo and Vázquez Montalbán.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Taibo, Paco Ignacio, 1949- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Vázquez Montalbán, Manuel -- Criticism and interpretation.
Detective and mystery stories, Mexican -- History and criticism.
Detective and mystery stories, Spanish -- History and criticism.
Crime in literature.
Literature and society -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Literature and society -- Spain -- History -- 20th century.
Comparative literature -- Mexican and Spanish.
Comparative literature -- Spanish and Mexican.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781611480405
9781611480412 (e-book)

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