Thursday, December 19 @ 10am
The latest sub-genre to gain popularity in detective fiction is the female sleuth. Not new to the field, as evidenced by Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, female detectives have "caught fire" in today's detective fiction. Female detectives inhabit every time period, from the Victorian to the futuristic. The spectrum is wide and the choices nearly endless. Which character best portraays the fictional detective? You choose - and be prepared to defend your choice.