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The Tom Milne Popular Fiction Archive: 2012 Exhibition

Date: 13 January 2012

The late Tom Milne was a highly regarded film critic who joined the British Film Institute as an associate editor. His collection was recently donated to the University Library by Nigel Algar, Senior Curator (Fiction) of the BFI. The exhibition showcases novels from the Tom Milne Archive, focusing on the influence of American crime fiction on film noir and neo-noir. The exhibition runs from 17th January - 9th March 2012, in Lancaster University Library.

Nigel Algar will be talking about his personal reflections of Tom Milne as a critic and collector on Wednesday 18th January at 2pm in Training Rooms 3, Human Resources Building. Please contact Louise Tripp at if you would like to attend.

The Milme Archive has been funded by a generous donation from the Lancaster University Friends Programme.


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