Re: RARA-AVIS: New noir . . .

From: Nathan Cain (
Date: 12 May 2007

Charlie Huston's Hank Thompson trilogy: Been Caught Stealing, Six Bad Things and A Dangerous Man. Also, anything by Jason Starr. He falls solidly into the neo-noir category.

On 5/12/07, William Ahearn <> wrote:
> Hey,
> Does anybody read the new crop of neo-(or
> whatever)-noir writers? I'm going to be done with my
> Hitchcock retrospective soon (thank god) and then I'll
> be working on a piece about Cornell Woolrich and the
> origins of roman or series noir. I'd like to do a
> companion piece on direct and current descendants. I'm
> reading Megan Abbott at the moment and Vicki Hendricks
> is after her. Does anyone consider Ken Bruen noir?
> Anybody got any other suggestions?
> Thanks,
> Essays and Ramblings
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