Dec 15, 2018  
2011-2012 University Catalogue 
2011-2012 University Catalogue []

LALL 927 - Detective Film and Fiction

3 credits
An examination of the genre known as hard-boiled detective fiction as it developed in literature and then was extended by feature films. Among the authors to be considered are Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, and Ross MacDonald; among the films are ‘The Maltese Falcon,’ ‘The Big Sleep,’ and ‘The Long Goodbye.’

Prerequisites LACR*102 or LACR*103