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 Dr. William Covey 

 

SPOTLIGHT

Professor of English

BA and MA Northern Illinois University
Ph.D. Purdue University

Office: 313K Spotts World Culture
Phone: (724) 738-2362
E-mail: william.covey@sru.edu

Spring 2014 Office Hours: Tues/Thurs 1:45 - 3:15; Wed 1:30 - 3:30

Selected Publications

"Peres Fatales:  Character and Style in Postmodern Neo-Noir." 
Quarterly Review of Film and Video 28.1 (2011):  41-52. 
"Postmodern Anxieties:  RENAISSANCE PARIS 2054 as Tech-Noir."
Cineaction 82/83 (2010):  22-28.
Link:  http://cineaction.ca/index.html
"BLACK WIDOW," "BLINK," "CHINA MOON," "EIGHT MILLION WAYS TO DIE," "MIKE'S MURDER," "ONE FALSE MOVE," and "OUT OF TIME." 
Film Noir: The Encyclopedia.  Eds. Alain Silver, Elizabeth Ward, James Ursini, and Robert Porfirio.  New York:  Overlook Press, 2010:  360-362, 368, 382, 425, and 435-437. 
Link:  http://alainsilver.110mb.com/thenoirstyle/filmnoirenc4/index.htm
 
"Reckoning Day:  Race, Representation, and Redress in Women's Literature and Film." 
Mfs:  Modern Fiction Studies 52.3 (Fall 2006):  705-715. 
Link:  http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/mfs/
"The Genre Don't Know Where It Came From:  African-American Neo-Noir Since the 1960s." 
Journal of Film and Video 55.2-3 (Summer/Fall 2003):  59-72. 
Link:  http://www.press.uillinois.edu/journals/jfv.html

"Girl Power:  Female-Centered Neo-Noir." 
Film Noir Reader 2.  Eds. Alain Silver and James Ursini.  New York:  Limelight Editions, 1999:  310-327 (Second Edition, 2003). 
Link: http://alainsilver.110mb.com/noir/noir2.htm

 

 

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