True Crime

Beyer, Charlotte ORCID: 0000-0002-2701-5443 (2017) True Crime. American, British and Canadian Studies, 28 (1). pp. 131-132. doi:10.1515/abcsj-2017-0009

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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 Creative Arts
Research Priority Areas: Culture, Continuity, and Transformation
Depositing User: Charlotte Beyer
Date Deposited: 22 May 2017 13:37
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2023 08:55

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