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Indiana University Bloomington

James Naremore

James Naremore

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Chancellors' Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
B.A., M.A., Lousiana State University

Research Interests

Film studies; modern US and UK literature.

Selected Publications (click images for more information)


Sweet Smell of SuccessSweet Smell of Success (British Film Institute, 2010).

On KubrickOn Kubrick (British Film Institute, 2007).

More than NightMore than Night: Film Noir in Its Contexts (University of California Press, rev. ed. 2008).

The Films of Vincente Minnelli (Cambridge University Press, 1993).

Acting in the Cinema (University of California Press, 1988).

The Magic World of Orson Welles (Oxford University Press, 1978).

Filmguide to Psycho (Indiana University Press, 1973).

The World Without a Self: Virginia Woolf and the Novel (Yale University Press, 1973).

Selected Awards

More than Night awarded the Krasna-Krausz International Moving-Image Book Award, 2000. Also awarded a commendation of the Kovacs Book Award committee, Society for Cinema Studies, 2000.

Guggenheim Fellowship, 1995-96.

Alisa Mellon Bruce Fellowship, National Gallery of Art, 1994-95.

Tracy M. Sonneborn Prize for Distinguished Teaching and Research, Indiana University.