Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 January 2004

256 Pages | 14 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719062544

Bookseller Code (06)


Steven Berkoff and the theatre of self-performance

Robert Cross

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first substantial study of Berkoff - fills a gap in theatre scholarship
  • Unique interdisciplinary approach
  • Offers an examination of the strategies involved in Berkoff's construction and projection of his multifaceted public persona
  • Contributes a great deal to our understanding of the role of performance in identity formation in general and thus will appeal to students of film and drama, literature, psychology and cultural studies
  • Covers all of Berkoff's major works, as well as examining his choice of film roles

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