Sherlock Holmes: Trifles
Scott Monty & Burt Wolder
Aug 05, 2020 22 min
Which Sherlock Holmes stories featured tattoos? How did they advance the stories, and what's the history behind tattoos?
Jul 29, 2020 25 min
Justice, Part 3: Comeuppance
Villains in the Canon who got what was coming to them.
Jul 22, 2020 26 min
With friends like these... Watson had the patience of Job.
Jul 15, 2020 21 min
The Women of Influence
The first in a series on Women in the Canon, as laid out by the Sherlock Holmes Journal.
Jul 08, 2020 21 min
Justice, Part 2: Disproportionate
In certain cases in the Sherlock Holmes stories, can we honestly say that the punishment fit the crime?
Jul 01, 2020 25 min
Justice, Part 1: Unresolved
Some of the Sherlock Holmes stories don't wrap up neatly, and the reader is left to discern whether justice was done.
Jun 25, 2020 20 min
What do we know about the names of ships in the Sherlock Holmes stories? Particularly those named for women?
Jun 17, 2020 27 min
The Historicity of Sherlock Holmes
A look at Dirk Struik's seminal paper on making the case for Sherlock Holmes as a historical figure.
Jun 10, 2020 20 min
The Eternal Triangle
For a set of late Victorian / early Edwardian tales, the Sherlock Holmes canon has an inordinate amount of adultery in it.
Jun 03, 2020 26 min
I Must Confess
Confessions abound in the Sherlock Holmes stories. What drove them?