Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 March 2019

224 Pages | 40 b/w illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474431873

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Hamlet Lives in Hollywood

John Barrymore and the Acting Tradition Onscreen

Edited by Murray Pomerance and Steven Rybin

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Explores Barrymore's work from a number of angles including: performance, theatricality, stardom, gender, masculinity, sexuality, psychoanalysis, voice, and queer studies
  • Focuses on the actor's film work as well as his roles in theatre
  • Situates the actor's roles and career within the context of early American film history