Prof. Stephen Tapscott
This course focuses on works that caught the popular imagination in the past or present. It emphasizes texts that are related by genre, theme or style. The books studied in this course vary from semester to semester, and the topic for Fall 2006 is Detective Fictions.
OCW has published multiple versions of this subject.
Tapscott, Stephen. 21L.310 Bestsellers: Detective Fiction, Fall 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/literature/21l-310-bestsellers-detective-fiction-fall-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA