Symposium: Detectives and Spies in the arts

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Detectives and Spies in the arts
CGS/ICC Symposium on gender, sexuality and comparative literature

2018.1.27(Sat) 10:15-12:00, 13:00-14:30

International Conference Room, Dialogue House, International Christian University

10:15 Welcome address.

10:30-11:00 Christopher Simons (ICU): "The Virtuoso and the Winter Queen: Sherlock Holmes from Bohemia to Belgravia"

11:00-11:30 Beverley Curran (ICU): "Queer Detectives in Bal Mcdermid's Tartan Noir"

11:30-12:00 Olivier Ammour-Mayeur (ICU): "Miss Marple: Between Greek Mythology and Feminist Avant-Garde"

13:00-14:00 Keynote Speaker
Cecile Sakai (Director, French Research Institute on Japan [UMIFRE 19, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and National Centre for Scientific Researches] at Maison franco-japonaise
and Professor at Paris Diderot University [France]): "Edogawa Ranpo or the Invention of the 'Japanese' Detective Novel: Transcultural Context and Legacy"

14:00-14:30 Round Table, Q&A with audience.