Cloak & Dagger, It’s a Mystery to Me

Thursdays, 1 - 3 pm

Facilitators: Jeannette Altman, Linda Shedlofsky

This course will combine mystery, intrigue, detective, and spy novels set in different contexts – from the Victorian Age in London to 21st Century Manhattan.  We will read these works, which serve as our textbooks:

•    The Face of a Stranger by Anne Perry, a detective mystery set in 1850-60 in London which introduces her William Monk character

•    The Parsifal Mosaic by Robert Ludlum, a spy thriller set in the Cold War

•    The 6:20 Man, by David Baldacci, a thriller mystery set in contemporary New York

•    “J” is for Judgment by Sue Grafton, set in California in the 1980s and introducing female private detective Kinsey Millhone

ThursdaysJuly 13 – August 3, 2023
1 – 3 pmIn-person
WashU West Campus
Registration opens June 6