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Title Drama for students. Volume 23 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2006.

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 Axe Gale Lit Resource  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, criticism and further reading.
Contents Accidental death of an anarchist - Dario Fo -- Beautiful senoritas - Dolores Prida -- Blue surge - Rebecca Gilman -- Doubt - John Patrick Shanley -- Eleemosynary - Lee Blessing -- The gin game - D.L. Coburn -- Goodnight Desdemona (Good morning Juliet) - Ann-Marie MacDonald -- I am my own wife - Doug Wright -- Life is a dream - Pedro Calderon de la Barca -- Necessary targets - Eve Ensler -- On golden pond - Ernest Thompson -- Rent - Jonathan Larson -- This is our youth - Kenneth Lonergan -- Twelve angry men - Reginald Rose.
Summary Features analysis of the plays most frequently studied in literature classes. Entries include: introduction providing overview of play; brief biography of playwright; plot summary; discussion of play's principal themes; essays on play's construction; and excerpted critical commentary.
Original Version Original: xix, 365 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Note Because of restrictions on online rights, some articles included in the print version of this publication may not appear in Literature Resource Center.
Subject Fo, Dario. Accidental death of an anarchist.
Prida, Dolores. Beautiful senoritas.
Gilman, Rebecca Claire. Blue surge.
Shanley, John Patrick. Doubt.
Blessing, Lee. Eleemosynary.
Coburn, D. L. Gin game.
MacDonald, Ann-Marie, 1958- Goodnight Desdemona (Good morning Juliet)
Wright, Doug, 1962- I am my own wife.
Calderožn de la Barca, Pedro, 1600-1681. Life is a dream.
Ensler, Eve, 1953- Necessary targets.
Thompson, Ernest, 1949- On golden pond.
Larson, Jonathan. Rent.
Lonergan, Kenneth. This is our youth.
Rose, Reginald. Twelve angry men.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Drama -- 20th century.
American drama -- 20th century.
Added Author Constantakis, Sara, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787681197
0787681199

 
    
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