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Title Shades of noir : a reader / edited by Joan Copjec.

Imprint London ; New York : Verso, 1993.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    791.43655 SHA    Available
Description xii, 300 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / Joan Copjec -- Film Noir on the edge of doom / Marc Vernet -- Synoptic chandler / Frederic Jameson -- Strange pursuit: Cornell Woolrich and the abandoned city of the forties / David Reid and Jayne L. Walker -- Mystery of the blue gardenia / Janet Bergstrom -- Film noir and women / Elizabeth Cowie -- The phenomenal nonphenomenal: private space in film noir / Joan Copjec -- Thing that thinks': Kantian background of the noir subject / Slavoj Zizek -- Home fires burning: family noir in blue velvet and terminator 2 / Fred Pfeil -- Noir by Noirs: toward a new realism in black cinema / Manthia Diawara -- Democracy's turn: on homeless noir / Dean MacCannell.
Subject Film noir -- History and criticism.
Film noir.
Indexed Term Cinema Films (Motion pictures)
Added Author Copjec, Joan.
ISBN 0860914607
9780860914600
0860916251 paperback
9780860916253 paperback

 
    
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