Sherlock Holmes: Trifles

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

Watson's Patience

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

Ships Ahoy

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?
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