• Men Are the Most Likely Victims of Homicide. Why Do Crime Writers Kill So Many Women?

    "[B]y repeatedly inflicting violence on female characters, we are...policing our actions and enlisting our aid in keeping others oppressed."

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    The Enduring Popularity of Campus Thrillers

    I find the campus to be a perfectly oppressive setting for a thriller. A campus thriller isn’t a traditional closed-room...