Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: can noir writers advocate social reform?

Date: 30 Nov 2006

In a message dated 11/30/06 4:50:06 PM, writes:

> John Lau wrote about whether you had to wait for the
> ending to tell if a book is noir:
> oh, I think you can usually tell a little sooner than
> that
> **************
> Ah!  So maybe the protagonist doesn't have to meet his
> doom in noir.

no, I think you can see it coming with the inevitability of a train derailment


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