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Title Drama for students. Volume 14 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / Jennifer Smith, editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2002.

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Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Contents The advertisement - Natalia Ginzburg -- Blues for an Alabama sky - Pearl Cleage -- The boys in the band - Mart Crowley -- The critic - Richard Brinsley Sheridan -- Curse of the starving class - Sam Shepard -- A delicate balance - Edward Albee -- How I learned to drive - Paula Vogel -- Love for love - William Congreve -- The man who turned into a stick - Kobo Abe -- The marriage of Figaro - Pierre-Augustin de Beaumarchais -- Men in white - Sidney Kingsley -- Mountain language - Harold Pinter -- Watch on the Rhine - Lillian Hellman -- Wine in the wilderness - Alice Childress -- Y2K - Arthur Kopit.
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: xxii, 407 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 Ginzburg, Natalia. Advertisement.
Cleage, Pearl. Blues for an Alabama sky.
Crowley, Mart, 1935-2020 Boys in the band.
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816. Critic.
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017 Curse of the starving class.
Albee, Edward, 1928-2016 Delicate balance.
Vogel, Paula. How I learned to drive.
Congreve, William, 1670-1729. Love for love.
Abe, Kobo, 1924-1993. Boni natta otoko. English.
Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Mariage de Figaro. English.
Kingsley, Sidney, 1906-1995. Men in white.
Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008 Mountain language.
Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984. Watch on the Rhine.
Childress, Alice. Wine in the wilderness.
Kopit, Arthur L., 1937-2021 Y2K.
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.
Drama -- Stories, plots, etc.
American drama.
Dramatists.
Added Author Smith, Jennifer, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787640880
0787640883

 
    
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