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Title Drama for students. Volume 16 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / David Galens, editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2003.


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 Axe Gale Lit Resource  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Contents The baptism - Amiri Baraka -- The barber of Seville - Pierre-Augustin de Beaumarchais -- Beyond the horizon - Eugene O'Neill -- Both your houses - Maxwell Anderson -- Brand - Henrik Ibsen -- Cloud nine - Caryl Churchill -- Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoot's Macbeth - Tom Stoppard -- Flyin' West - Pearl Cleage -- Master class - Terrence McNally -- The matchmaker - Thornton Wilder -- The mound builders - Lanford Wilson -- The night Thoreau spent in jail - Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee -- The rover - Aphra Behn -- The secret rapture - David Hare.
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, 346 p. : ill. ; 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 Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934-2014 Baptism.
Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Barbier de Sville. English.
O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Beyond the horizon.
Anderson, Maxwell, 1888-1959. Both your houses.
Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906. Brand.
Churchill, Caryl. Cloud nine.
Stoppard, Tom. Dogg's Hamlet.
Cleage, Pearl. Flyin' West.
McNally, Terrence. Master class.
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975. Matchmaker.
Wilson, Lanford, 1937- Mound builders.
Lawrence, Jerome, 1915-2004. Night Thoreau spent in jail.
Lee, Robert Edwin, 1918- Night Thoreau spent in jail.
Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689. Rover.
Hare, David, 1947- Secret rapture.
Theater -- Biography.
Theater -- Reviews.
Dramatic criticism.
Drama -- History and criticism.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Drama -- Stories, plots, etc.
American drama.
Added Author Galens, David, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787660314

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