‘Lady Detective’: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries Explores Feminism in the 1920s

The Australian TV show, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries (the series is available on Netflix), is set in the roaring ’20s, famous for its jazz, gin, shorter hemlines, bobbed hair, and Art Deco design. The protagonist, Phryne Fisher (pronounced Fry-nee), is an heiress to a small fortune, but she also possesses a sense of adventure and … Continue reading ‘Lady Detective’: Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries Explores Feminism in the 1920s