Articles tagged benjamin black

‘Elegy for April’: Benjamin Black’s New Dublin Noir

John Banville's alter ego resurrects Quirke in another 1950s Dublin noir adventure.

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21 Aug 2008 // 9:59 PM

The Lemur by Benjamin Black

Enough red herrings strewn in your path to keep you guessing almost to the end

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Christine Falls by Benjamin Black

There's lots of rain, fog, and shadowy mists, as if a sunny day might wreck the storyline -- and then there's the "hand problem".

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29 Mar 2007 // 10:05 PM

The Grave Tattoo by Val McDermid

Two approaches, one literary, the other genre, from Val McDermid and John Banville deliver similar rewards.

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22 Mar 2007 // 10:00 PM

Christine Falls by Benjamin Black

Man Booker Prize-winner John Banville offers his first crime novel.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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