True Crime

Beyer, Charlotte (2017) True Crime. American, British and Canadian Studies, 28 (1). pp. 131-132. ISSN 1841-1487

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Abstract

This poem is a creative response to contemporary true crime narratives about baby farming in Victorian times, namely Alison Rattle and Allison Vale’s The Woman Who Murdered Babies for Money: The Story of Amelia Dyer (London: André Deutsch, 2011); and the TV documentary, “Amelia Dyer: Martina Cole's Lady Killers.”

Item Type: Article
Article Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: True crime, baby farming, infanticide, motherhood, documentary
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology. > HV6001 Criminology
P Language and Literature > PR English literature > PR500 Poetry
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Liberal and Performance Arts > Literary and Critical Studies
Research Priority Areas: Being Human - Past, Present & Future
Depositing User: Charlotte Beyer
Date Deposited: 22 May 2017 13:37
Last Modified: 15 Jun 2017 04:20
URI: http://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/4633

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