In this book the author examines how women detectives are portrayed in film, in literature and on TV. Chapters examine the portrayal of female investigators in each of these four genres: the Gothic novel, the lesbian detective novel, television and film.97, citing Geraldine Barr (with Ted Schwarz), My Sister Roseanne: The True Story of Roseanne Barr Arnold, New York, Birch Lane Press, Ai994, pp. ... In Murder at the Nightwood Bar, the lesbian detective novel discussed above, the lesbians at the bar choose to watch Cagney and Lacey. ... Danae Clark also notes an episode where the pair dress up as hookers, but their parody of the markers of femininity is so ... Mary Murphy, aCagney and Lacey: The Beat Goes On, a TV Guide, Vol.
|Title||:||The Female Investigator in Literature, Film, and Popular Culture|
|Author||:||Lisa M. Dresner|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2006-11-27|