BREWER, M.F., 2015. Exporting Englishness: ITV's Poirot. IN: McElroy, R. and Laced, S.(eds.), Cops on the Box, Farnham: Ashgate, Forthcoming title.
This essay will explore the export of Britishness via the heritage TV industry, using the long-running ITV series Poirot as a case study. It explores also how the producers have adapted Agatha's Christie's fiction and considers the ideological reasons for the series' popularity among British and American audiences.
This book chapter is in closed access. The paper was also presented at "Cops on the Box: Crime Drama on UK Screens" a one day conference, University of Glamorgan, Cardiff, March 15th.