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The Downfall of Professor Challenger: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Spiritualism
3 Mar 2010 // 3:00 PM
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Land of Mist signifies not only the tension between rational science and the search for greater meaning that characterized the fantasy fiction of the dawn of the 20th century, but also the writer's own maddening obsession with Spiritualism.
Sherlock Holmes, Dirk Gently and the Case of the Eccentric Detective
24 May 2012 // 5:00 PM
With two TV shows returning Arthur Conan Doyle's creation to our screens, Sherlock Holmes has never seemed more influential. But for the good of detective fiction, it might be time to look elsewhere for our unorthodox investigators...