Murder, organized crime, and....well, more murder. This month's episode is all about true crime, from recent bestsellers to the evolution of the genre. Featuring authors Bobbi-Jean MacKinnon and Peter Edwards, plus BookNet's Monique Mongeon.
Curious about some of the articles we reference? Find them here:
NYT: Investigation Discovery Network Makes Crime Pay
Slate: The True Crime Memoir
Time: Murder shows — The New Soap Opera for Women?
The Hairpin: Why are Women Obsessed with True Crime
Buzzfeed: Being "polite" often gets women killed
The Atlantic: How a True Crime Podcast Became a Mental Health Support Group
Study – Captured by True Crime: Why are Women Drawn to Tales of Rape, Murder, and Serial Killers?
Variety: True Crime on the Rise on TV
Toronto Life: Jennifer Pan's Revenge