Show Topic: The Lizzie Borden Case
The Fall River Murders of 1892 are unsolved crimes that occupy an iconic status in the annals of American history. However, the murders are most recognizable by the name “Lizzie Borden”. All one has to do is speak that name, and images of a Victorian-American woman swinging a bloody axe over her dead parents is evoked. Special guest author Lisa Mannetti joins us and answers your questions about one of the most notorious figures in American folklore.
Lisa Mannetti’s debut novel, The Gentling Box, garnered a Bram Stoker Award. She has authored a macabre gag book, 51 Fiendish Ways to Leave your Lover, as well as non-fiction books, and numerous articles and short stories in newspapers, magazines and anthologies.