Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Tough Dames: Women Writing Noir

$85.00

Price for Members: $57
Price for Non-Members: $85
Date/Time: Monday, March 6, 13, 20, 27   1:00-3:00
Instructor: Robert Weibezahl, M.A., writer, editor, critic, columnist for BookPage

Location: ONLINE

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Course Description

Intrepid women writers have boldly walked the mean streets of this stereotypically “male” mystery genre. We will discuss compelling works that reveal how women offer their own nihilistic vision of America through the lens of crime fiction: 2 short novels — Dorothy B. Hughes’s “In a Lonely Place” and Megan Abbott’s “Queenpin” as well as short stories as time permits.  (ONLINE)

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Instructor

Robert Weibezahl, MA Humanities, CSUDH, BA English, Haverford College

Event Details

Date: 2023-03-06

Start time: 01:00 p.m.

End time: 03:00 p.m.

Venue: ONLINE

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