Monday, June 3, 2019

Monday, May 20, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. MAIGRET, THE PSYCHOLOGIST, IN ACTION

A look at a case in which the Chief Inspector hesitates in several different ways

http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/05/simenon-simenon-maigret-psychologist-in.html




Monday, May 13, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. MORE ABOUT MAIGRET AND HIS DRINKS
Some commentary derived from "Maigret Juo" via "Maigret et ses verres" as a 'second round'


http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/05/simenon-simenon-more-about-maigret-and.html


Monday, April 15, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON.  A DUEL WITH NEWSPAPER ARTICLES AND LETTERS

On a good example of the author's talent for using literary devices

http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/04/simenon-simenon-duel-with-newspaper.html


Monday, April 8, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. MAIGRET'S DISCOMFORT IN THE NAHOUR CASE

A look at how the detective and the man often struggle in another world


http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/03/simenon-simenon-maigrets-discomfort-in.html


Monday, March 11, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. THE AMATEUR DETECTIVE IN "MAIGRET ENJOYS HIMSELF"

On the unique specifics of how, even on vacation, Maigret gets the job done

http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/03/simenon-simenon-amateur-detective-in.html


Monday, March 4, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. "MAIGRET AND THE NAHOUR CASE" COMES OUT MARCH 7

Some details about the next Penguin translation for Anglophones

http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/03/simenon-simenon-maigret-and-nahour-case.html


Monday, February 25, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. THE WRITER PRESENTS SOME DRAMATIC CHANGES IN TWO OF HIS CHARACTERS

On how the odd couple in "Maigret Defends Himself" evolves in "Maigret's Patience"


http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/02/simenon-simenon-writer-presents-some.html


Monday, February 18, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. TWO ANTAGONISTS HELP THE CHIEF INSPECTOR PERSONALLY

A first look at the odd couple linking two successive "Maigrets"

http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/02/simenon-simenon-two-antagonists-help.html


Monday, February 11, 2019

Monday, January 28, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. THE NOVELIST LOOKS FOR CRIMINAL ANTECEDENTS

Simenon's 'ahead of time' look at perpetrators in his autobiographical work "Three Crimes"

http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/01/simenon-simenon-novelist-looks-for.html




Monday, January 21, 2019

Monday, January 14, 2019

Monday, January 7, 2019

SIMENON SIMENON. THE VICTIM IN "ACT OF PASSION"

About the woman who, in obeying and submitting to her killer, destroyed the man as well

http://www.simenon-simenon.com/2019/01/simenon-simenon-victim-in-act-of-passion.html