Performing Masculinity

  • Rainer Emig
  • Antony Rowland

About this book


This interdisciplinary study analyzes the ways in which signs of masculinity have been performed across a wide variety of contexts and genres - including literature, classical ballet, sports, rock music, films and computer games - from the early nineteenth century to the present day.


comedy identity Romanticism Victorian era

Editors and affiliations

  • Rainer Emig
    • 1
  • Antony Rowland
    • 2
  1. 1.Leibniz University in HanoverGermany
  2. 2.University of Salford in Greater ManchesterUK

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