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Assistant Professor
Arts & Sciences
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107
Specialty:film theory and critism, women in film
Biography:Hilary Neroni earned master's and doctoral degrees at the prestigious School of Cinema and Television at the University of Southern California. She wrote her dissertation on images of violent women in contemporary cinema and is currently writing a book on filmaker Jane Campion, focusing on both her films and feminist theory. Neroni teaches courses that range from introductory film history and criticism to studies of genres from silent cinema to neo noir and women and film -- an area of special interest. She also is a member of the board of Burlington's International Film Festival. Neroni joined UVM in 1999.