Loyola University Chicago

School of Communication

Adjunct Faculty Directory

Dr. Leslie Abramson

Title/s: Adjunct Professor

Specialty Area: Cinema Studies

E-mail: labramson@luc.edu

About

Leslie Abramson is the author of Hitchcock and the Anxiety of Authorship (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015). Her essays have been published in Hitchcock and Adaptation (Rowman & Littlefield, 2014), American Cinema of the 1960s (Rutgers University Press, 2008), In the Limelight and Under the Microscope: Forms and Functions of Female Celebrity (Continuum, 2011), New Constellations: Movie Star of the 1960s (Rutgers University Press, 2012), and various journals. Abramson is a Visiting Scholar at the American Bar Foundation.

Degrees

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Research Interests

Law and cinema, cinema of Alfred Hitchcock, issues of cinema authorship, American cinema in the 1950s & 1950sSociety for Cinema and Media Studies, Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities

Professional & Community Affiliations

Society for Cinema and Media Studies, Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities

Courses Taught

Introduction to Cinema, Law & Film (Loyola University School of Law)

Selected Publications

See above for selected publications.