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I destroy those I cannot control.

And so, we have reached the point in our narrative – or my narrative, at least, as though there were any other narrative I really cared about – where I make a direct artistic connection between James Ellroy and Bruce Springsteen, and stop at HP Lovecraft along the way, and the connections work, and I will heretofore be proclaimed as either genius, or madman, or both. 1,972 more words

Things That Are Awesome

Krimis, die man 2015 lesen sollte (II)

Eigentlich bezeichnet man ja den Mai als Wonnemonat. Für Krimifans ist aber der Februar zweifellos ein Wonnemonat, da ist es egal, wie düster es draußen aussehen mag. 837 more words

Krimis, Die Man Lesen Sollte

Bad Cops: LA Confidential - James Ellroy

L.A. Confidential by James Ellroy

Set in 1950s Los Angeles, LA Confidential is a gritty, dark thriller about bad people. And they’re supposed to be the good guys. 741 more words

Review

An Interview with KARIM MISKÉ

Name: KARIM MISKÉ

Author of: ARAB JAZZ (2015)

On the web: karimmiske.com

On Twitter: @KarimMiske

Karim Miské is a documentary-maker, restaurateur and television script-writer who lives and works in Paris. 1,533 more words

Crime Fiction

CFP: James Ellroy Visions of Noir

James Ellroy: Visions of Noir

‘James Ellroy: Visions of Noir’, 1-3 July 2015, will be held at the University of Liverpool and sponsored by the School of English. 320 more words

Conferences

The adaptation game

Note: Every Friday, The A.V. Club, my favorite pop cultural site on the Internet, throws out a question to its staff members for discussion, and I’ve decided that I want to join in on the fun. 1,017 more words

Books