Moriarty is the brilliant arch nemesis of Sherlock Holmes.
Arthur Conan Doyle created a worthy foe for the great detective.
This episode analyzes Moriarty's character and discusses why he has
become such an iconic and often adapted villain.
In Villains 101, Dr. Erica McCrystal welcomes you to an audio lecture hall where you will discover the history behind some of the greatest villains of literature and media. Dr. McCrystal discusses different critical perspectives and interpretations of a new villain in each episode. She also looks at the ways in which the villain has been adapted, as each adaptation helps build a better understanding of the character.