Elizabeth Haas requests:

> Does anyone recommend a particular textbook or textbook-like book to use
> in teaching film noir to undergraduates in an introductory-level film
> course?

Film Noir: Reader 2, ed. Alain Silver and James Ursini contains some of
the most important early (and later) essays on noir.

The Dark Side of the Screen: Film Noir by Foster Hirsch might also be
of special use to introductory students.

Don Larsson

Donald F. Larsson
English Department, AH 230
Minnesota State University
Mankato, MN  56001

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