Transvestism and transgender in the crime fiction of Andrea G. Pinketts

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This article focuses on the figure of the transvestite and the treatment of transgender in the novels ofltalian crime writer Andrea G. Pinketts. The aim is to determine whether Pinketts's highly entertaining, parodic hard-boiled series succeeds in subverting a traditional discourse on transvestism and transgender in Italian crime fiction.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9-18
Number of pages10
JournalClues: a journal of detection
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2018


  • Crime fiction
  • Gender and crime

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