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Global crime fiction Contemporary US fiction US crime fiction Contemporary fiction and violence Suspense, spy, thriller, espionage fiction

19962020

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Research Output

2020

Capitalism as Affective Atmosphere: The Noir Worlds of Massimo Carlotto

Pepper, A., 02 Jun 2020, Noir Affect. Breu, C. & Hatmaker, E. A. (eds.). Fordham University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Open Access
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4 Downloads (Pure)

Crime Fiction and Global Capital

Pepper, A., 28 Apr 2020, The Routledge Companion to Crime Fiction. Allan, J., Gulddal, J., King, S. & Pepper, A. (eds.). Routledge, (Routedge Literature Companions).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Crime Fiction and Narcotics

Pepper, A., 01 Jan 2020, (Accepted) The Routledge Companion to Crime Fiction. Allain, J., Gulddal, J., King, S. & Pepper, A. (eds.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2019

Race, violence and neoliberalism: crime fiction in the era of Ferguson and Black Lives Matter

Pepper, A., 2019, In : Textual Practice. 33, 6, p. 963-982 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Secrecy and Transparency in Hideo Yokoyama’s Six Four

Pepper, A., Dec 2019, Criminal Moves: Modes of Mobility in Crime Fiction. Gulddal, J., King, S. & Rolls, A. (eds.). Liverpool University Press, p. 146-160 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2018

Teaching Contemporary US Crime Fiction Through the ‘War on Drugs’: A Postgraduate Case Study

Pepper, A., 2018, Teaching Crime Fiction. Beyer, C. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 195-210 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016

John le Carre and the New Novel of Global (In)security

Pepper, A., 31 May 2016, Globalization and the State in Contemporary Crime Fiction: A World of Crime. Andrew, P. (ed.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 179-196 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Unwilling Executioner: Crime Fiction and the State

Pepper, A., 22 Apr 2016, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 269 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2015

Who Knows What's Going On? Mapping New Security Landscapes in Contemporary Espionage Fiction

Pepper, A., Nov 2015, In : Journal of American Studies. 49, 4, p. 775-792 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
279 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Henning Mankell: Political Reactionary

Pepper, A., 2013, In : Moving Worlds. 13, 1, p. 90-101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Bloody Winter

Pepper, A., Apr 2011, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 266 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Early crime writing and the state: Jonathan Wild, Daniel Defoe and Bernard Mandeville in 1720s London

Pepper, A., Jul 2011, In : Textual Practice. 25 , 3, p. 473-491 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Policing the Globe: State Sovereignty and the International in the Post-9/11 Crime Novel

Pepper, A., Sep 2011, In : Modern Fiction Studies. 57, 3, p. 401-424 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Post-war American Noir: Confronting Fordism

Pepper, A., 2011, Crime Cultures: Figuring Criminality in Fiction and Film. Nichol, P. & McNulty (eds.). Continuum, p. 90-108 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2010

The American Roman Noir

Pepper, A., Aug 2010, The Cambridge Companion to American Crime Fiction. Nickerson, C. R. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 58-71 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

The Detective Branch - a novel

Pepper, A., Feb 2010, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 384 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The "Hard-Boiled" Genre

Pepper, A., Feb 2010, A Companion to Crime Fiction. Horsley, L. & Rzepka, C. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 140-151 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Citations (Scopus)

“Hegemony Protected by the Armour of Coercion”: Dashiell Hammett’s Red Harvest and the State

Pepper, A., May 2010, In : Journal of American Studies. 44 , 2, p. 333-349 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2008

Kill-Devil and Water - a novel

Pepper, A., Aug 2008, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 376 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2007

The Revenge of Captain Paine - a novel

Pepper, A., Aug 2007, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 419 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2006

Revisioning the American Revolution in the Era of the Hollywood 'Blockbuster'

Pepper, A., Dec 2006, Europe's American Revolution. Newman, S. P. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 167-190 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Last Days of Newgate - a novel

Pepper, A., Jun 2006, Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 312 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2005

American History and Contemporary Hollywood Film

McCrisken, T. & Pepper, A., Feb 2005, Edinburgh University Press. 227 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

State power matters: power, the state and political struggle in the post-war American novel

Pepper, A., Dec 2005, In : Textual Practice. 19(4), 4, p. 467-491 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Black crime fiction

Pepper, A., May 2003, The Cambridge Companion to Crime Fiction. Priestman, M. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 209-226 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations (Scopus)
1999

Bridges and Boundaries: Race and Ethnicity in the Contemporary American Crime Novel

Pepper, A., 1999, Diversity and Detective Fiction. Klein, K. G. (ed.). Popular Press, p. 240-259 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1997

Taking the Black out of Noir: Deconstructing Blackness in Walter Mosley's Fiction

Pepper, A., Jul 1997, In : Borderlines: Studies in American Culture. 27:3, p. 251-266 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996

Seriously Lurid: The Pitfalls of Publishing American Hard-Boiled Fiction in the UK

Pepper, A., 1996, European Readings of American Popular Culture. Gabilliet & Dean (eds.). Greenwood, p. 109-115 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter