Murder she wrought: why are so few crime novels about female thrill killers? | Curio

Murder she wrought: why are so few crime novels about female thrill killers?

23 mins | May 28, 2017

Phoebe Waller-Bridge said it's 'empowering' to see violent women on TV, so why not in novels? Female thrill-killers are rare in crime fiction. Why is it hard to imagine a woman who murders for pleasure not revenge?

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From Aeon magazine