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Faculty Bio

Palmer, R Barton

Palmer, R Barton

Calhoun Lemon Professor of Literature; film, screenwriting and British literature

Office: 802 Strode

Focus: Medieval Literature, Film Studies, British and American Literature

Research Interests:
Late Medieval English/French literary relations, Hollywood film, film genres

Selected Professional Works

Books (Published)

ed., Larger Than Life: Movie Stars of the 1950s (Rutgers, 2010)

Larger Than Life: Movie Stars of the 1950's.  Rutgers University Press.

ed (with Steven Sanders) The Philosophy of Steven Soderbergh (Kentucky, 2009)

Hollywood's Tennessee: The Williams Films and Postwar America (Texas, 2009)

To Kill a Mockingbird: From Page to Screen (Methuen, 2008)

Twentieth-Century American Fiction on Screen (Cambridge, 2007)

Nineteenth-Century American Fiction on Screen (Cambridge, 2007)

After Hitchcock: Influence, Imitation, Intertextuality (Texas, 2007)

Medieval Epic and Romance (College, 2007)

Medieval Religious and Secural Legends (College, 2007)

An Anthology of Medieval Love Debate Poetry (Florida, 2006)

Traditions in World Cinema (Edinburgh, 2006)