Film Noir: Selected full-text books and articles
Dark Cinema: American Film Noir in Cultural Perspective Greenwood Press, 1984
Dames in the Driver's Seat: Rereading Film Noir University of Texas Press, 2005
Noir, Now and Then: Film Noir Originals and Remakes, (1944-1999) Greenwood Press, 2001
American Dark Comedy: Beyond Satire Greenwood Press, 1996
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "When Film Noir Becomes Dark Comedy"
X-Ray Visions: Radiography, Chiaroscuro, and the Fantasy of Unsuspicion in Film Noir Film Criticism, Vol. 32, No. 2, Winter 2007
Genre Theory in the Context of the Noir and Post-Noir Film Film Criticism, Vol. 22, No. 1, Fall 1997
Class, Crime, and Film Noir: Labor, the Fugitive Outsider, and the Anti-Authoritarian Tradition Social Justice, Vol. 30, No. 1, Spring 2003
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Working Girls: Gender and Sexuality in Popular Cinema Routledge, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "'New Hollywood,' New Film Noir and the Femme Fatale"
Dreams & Dead Ends: The American Gangster Film Oxford University Press, 2003 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "Dark Transformations: The Descent into Noir"
Horror Film: Creating and Marketing Fear University Press of Mississippi, 2004
Librarian’s tip: "Horror Meets Noir: The Evolution of Cinematic Style, 1931-1958" begins on p. 191
Film and Politics in America: A Social Tradition Routledge, 1992
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "Film Noir and Society"
Screen Christologies: Redemption and the Medium of Film University of Wales Press, 2001
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "Film Noir as a Repository of Theological Significance" and Chap. 5 "The Theological Basis of Redemption in Film Noir"
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