Membership

The Crime Studies Network has a strong international membership. Membership is free and consists of joining our mailing list. The mailing list circulates information about relevant events, publications and viewings as well as relevant Calls for Papers.

To join the mailing list, please email Malcah Effron via meffron623@gmail.com.

The following members have agreed for their research interests and contact details to be placed on the site. If you are a member and wish to join this list, please contact Ilse Ras via i.a.ras@live.nl.

Last Name First Name Affiliation Email Focus
Akers-Jordan Cathy University of Michigan-Flint cakers _at_ umich.edu
Ascari Maurizio University of Bologna maurizio.ascari_at_ unibo.it
crime fiction, crime criticism, pyschological thriller
Atkinson Carly University of Ottawa catki011_at_ uottawa.ca
Canadian cozy mysteries, British Golden Age detective fiction, geocriticism, spatiality, setting
Avery Cathrine Independent scholar currently 1cmavery_at_ gmail.com
hard-boiled, gender, the body, place, violence
Babych Bogdan University of Leeds bogdan.babych_at_ gmail.com
computational linguistics for defence and security applications
Barker Deborah University of MIssissippi dbarker_at_ olemiss.edu
Barone Linda University of Salerno lbarone_at_ unisa.it
stylistics, creative writing, multimodality
Basu Srimati University of Kentucky srimati.basu_at_ uky.edu
legal anthropology, detectives and kinship and seuality
Battaglia Diana University College Dublin diana.battaglia_at_ ucd.ie
Cuban crime fiction; Contemporary Hispanic crime fiction; Neopolicial; Representation of space in Spanish and Latin American detective stories/films. Crime fiction, cultural identity and memory; Representations of gender/sexual/group/national identity in contemporary crime narratives.
Beasley Carolyn Swinburne University cbeasley_at_ swin.edu.au
crime fiction and social change
Bentham Abby University of Salford
Bianchi Diana
Bright Brittain Goldsmiths, University of London brittainbright_at_ hotmail.com
Golden Age, space and place, narration, intertextulity
Calanchi Alessandra University of Urbino, Italy alessandra.calanchi_uniurb.it
Cho Soohyun Michigan State University gochos88_at_ gmail.com
Crime Fiction, Cognitive Approaches to Fiction, Disability Studies, Digital Humanities, Popular Culture Studies
Chyan Chin-jau Tamkang University cjchyan_at_ mail.tku.edu.tw
Cobley Paul Middlesex University p.cobley_at_ mdx.ac.uk
Colbran Marianne LSE m.p.colbran_at_ lse.ac.uk
Colebrook Martyn Independent Scholar
Collins Jacky Independent scholar jacky.collinsnoir_at_ gmail.com
Crime fiction in translation, Nordic Noir, gender/sexuality
Czubaj Mariusz
Univeristy SWPS, Warsaw, Poland
Dechêne Antoine Independent scholar antoinedechene_at_ hotmail.com
Metacognitive mystery tale, TV series, storyworlds, glocalization
Douthwaite John University of Genoa j.douthw_at_ virgilio.it
stylistics, crime fiction, Alterity
Effron Malcah MIT meffron_at_ mit.edu
English Elizabeth Cardiff Metropolitan University eenglish_at_ cardiffmet.ac.uk
Golden Age crime fiction, gender and sexuality in crime
Evans Mary Anna U of Oklahoma
Gregoriou Christiana Leeds c.gregoriou_at_ leeds.ac.uk
Grydehøj Anne University College London a.grydehoej_at_ ucl.ac.uk
Scandinavian and French crime fiction, gender, identity, crime and the state
Harrington Ellen University of South Alabama eharrington_at_ southalabama.edu
19c crime and detective fiction and adaptations, gender and crime
Jeffrey Evie Newcastle University e.jeffrey2_at_ newcastle.ac.uk
Golden Age crime fiction, thing theory, objects
Johnston Paul Liverpool Hope University johnstp_at_ hope.ac.uk
Kaufman Natalie University of South Carolina lawk_at_ mindspring.com Gender in Crime Fiction
Kenley Nicole Baylor University nicole_kenley_at_ baylor.edu
detective fiction and globalization, technology
Khorikian Anousch University of Hull a.l.khorikian_at_ hotmail.com
television crime series, gender/sexuality, British culture
Kimyongur Angela University of Hull, Independent scholar from 30 July akimyongur31_at_ gmail.com
French crime fiction, history, memory
King Stewart Monash University stewart.king_at_ monash.edu
world crime fiction, crime fiction from Spain, national & cultural identities, Catalan crime fiction, Agatha Christie, crime fiction and place, crime fiction and history
Laity K. A. College of Saint Rose laityk_at_ strose.edu
noir, neo-noir, grfiters, Hughes/Holding/Highsmith
Ledford-Miller Linda University of Scranton, emerita
Linder Daniel University of Salamanca dlinder_at_ usal.es
American and Iberian Crime Fiction, Specialized Language In Literature,Literary Translation and Adaptation
Maltz Hernán University of Buenos Aires / CONICET hermaltz_at_ gmail.com
Argentinian Crime Fiction and Sociology of Literature
Mannion Elizabeth Baruch College eemannion_at_ gmail.com Irish crime writing
Martin Rebecca Pace University, emerita doc.rmartin_at_ gmail.com
hardboiled fiction, gender and crime, film noir
Maury Cristelle Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès cristelle.maury_at_ univ-tlse2.fr
Film studies, classical film noir, neo-noir, contemporary noir in Hollywood and independent productions
Miller Jacqui Liverpool Hope University millerj_at_ hope.ac.uk
Mills Rebecca Bournemouth University rmills_at_ bournemouth.ac.uk
Golden Age, Noir, space & mobility
Myrogiannis Stratos Hellenic Open University efstratios.myrogiannis_at_ cantab.net
crime fiction, literary theory, national identities
Naidu Sam Rhodes University s.naidu_at_ ru.ac.za
South African crime fiction; transnational crime fiction; abject and violated bodies
Obradó Eduardo University of Cantabria obradoe_at_ unican.es space & crime fiction
Onatade Ayo Independent Scholar ayoonatade_at_ yahoo.com
Palatinus David Levente University of Ruzomberok dlpalatinus_at_ gmail.com
digital media and cultural studies, television, posthumanism, anthropocene studies
Parsons Joanne Ella Falmouth University jo.parsons_at_ falmouth.ac.uk
masculinities, gender, Sensation fiction, Wilkie Collins
Peacock James Keele University j.h.peacock_at_ keele.ac.uk
Pezzotti Barbara Monash University barbara_at_ monash.edu
Mediterranean crime fiction, Italian crime fiction, new zeland crime fiction, crime ficiton and place, crime ficiton and history
Phelps Catherine Cardiff University cadiapwilliam_at_ hotmil.com
Welsh crime fiction written in English, gender and crime, postcolonial crime fiction
Piipponen Maarit Tampere University maarit.piipponen_at_ tuni.fi Crime, space and mobility, spy narratives
Platten David University of Leeds d.p.platten_at_ leeds.ac.uk
Crime fiction in France, world crime fiction, true crime, film and TV adaptations
Plummer Patricia University of Duisburg-Essen patricia.plummer_at_ uni-due.de
feminist crime fiction; Indigenous crime fiction; Noir; TV series
Polyzoidou Vagia University of Nicosia vayapol_at_ gmail.com
Law and Literature, Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure in Literature
Quraishi Muzammil University of Salford m.quraishi_at_ salford.ac.uk
Ras Ilse Leiden University i.a.ras_at_ law.leidenuniv.nl
Criminology; critical discourse analysis; crime news
Renata Zsamba Eszterhazy Karoly University, Hungary zsamba.renata_at_ uni-eszterhazy.hu
Golden Age, feminist hard-boiled, socialist crime fiction, amnesia thrillers
Russell Patrick University of Connecticut patrick.k.russell_at_ uconn.edu
hardboiled fiction, noir, neoliberalism, nationalism
Sandberg Eric City University of Hong Kong eric.sandberg_at_ cityu.edu.hk
Golden Age, Hardboiled, Crime in literary fiction
Sargeant Rachel University of Birmingham RXS1046_at_ student.bham.ac.uk
psychological and literary thrillers, trauma memoirs, creative freedom
Schmid David University_at_ Buffalo
Schwan Anne Edinburgh Napier University a.schwan_at_ napier.ac.uk
critical prison studies; gender, crime and imprisonment; university-prison partnerships
Seago Karen City, University of London – retired karen.d.seago_at_ gmail.com
translation of crime fiction, crime fiction in translation
Spruce Hannah University of Leicester hs382_at_ le.ac.uk
21st century crime fiction, true crime, sex crime, serial murder
Stewart Rebecca Independent scholar Rgstewart79_at_ gmail.com
Golden age, psychoanalytical theories, autobiografiction
Stolarek Joanna Siedlce University of Natural Sciences and Humanities jeannemarie.stolarek_at_gmail.com
French and American postmodern crime fiction, aesthetics in detective fiction, metaphysical detective story
Sulis Gigliola University of Leeds g.sulis_at_ leeds.ac.uk
Italian crime fiction; regional schools of noir; noir and the city; the detective
Tabbert Ulrike University of Huddersfield, UK ulritab_at_ googlemail.com
linguistics, criminology, law
Uxo Carlos Monash University carlos.uxo_at_ monash.edu
Cuban crime fiction (including TV series)
Viezzi Maurizio University of Trieste mviezzi_at_ units.it
crime fiction titles and translation
Walsh Sara Indiana University Southeast smwalsh_at_ indiana.edu Law, Space, Pop culture
Ward Tony Northumbria University tony.ward_at_ northumbria.ac.uk
Law & Lit; CJ history; criminal evidence
Wiltse Ed Nazareth College ewiltse6_at_ naz.edu
crime fiction, critical prison studies, higher education in prison