Revistes Catalanes amb Accés Obert (RACO)

Muertos pero no mudos. Cuerpos y retóricas del desvelamiento en CSI

Meri Torras


This paper presents the narratives that run through the American TV series Crime Scene Investigation and locates the role of the dead body in that text. In a distinctive rewriting of the forensic tradition, dead bodies form a readable text destined to those people who possess a particular knowledge and who can contribute to unveil truth, restore order and, in a panoptical mode, dissuade possible offenders and promise justice for the victims.

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