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Watching the Detectives: Caroline Bacon

"The history of the detective film from the 1930s to 90s. We shall look at M (1931); Murders on the Rue Morgue (1932); The Thin Man (1934); The Spider Woman (1944); Green for Danger (1946); Murder, She Said (1961); In the Heat of the Night (1967); The French Connection (1971); Chinatown (1974); and LA Confidential (1997). NB the last two films will be 15 minutes longer than the standard 2 hours."

Tutor: Caroline Bacon

"Caroline Bacon has a degree in History of Design and Visual Arts. She has produced pop videos, worked in the costume department of the BBC, was a curator in the Indian department at the V&A specializing in modern painting, Curator of the Cecil Higgins Art Gallery, and was until 2017 the manager of the REC. She has written a number of books and articles on art and design history, and has lectured and tutored widely. "