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Title Drama for students. Volume 12 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / Elizabeth Thomason, editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2001.

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Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Contents Anna Christie - Eugene O'Neill -- Biloxi blues - Neil Simon -- The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds - Paul Zindel -- The fourposter - Jan de Hartog -- The government inspector - Nikolai Gogol -- The green pastures - Marc Connelly -- A life in the theatre - David Mamet -- The River Niger - Joseph A. Walker -- The seagull - Anton Chekov -- Street scene - Elmer Rice -- Sweet bird of youth - Tennessee Williams -- Talley's folly - Lanford Wilson -- That championship season - Jason Miller -- Top girls - Caryl Churchill -- The tower - Hugo von Hofmannsthal.
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: xxiii, 403 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 O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Anna Christie.
Simon, Neil. Biloxi blues.
Zindel, Paul. Effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds.
De Hartog, Jan, 1914-2002. Fourposter.
Gogol, Nikolai Vasilevich, 1809-1852. Revizor. English.
Connelly, Marc, 1890-1980. Green pastures.
Mamet, David. Life in the theatre.
Walker, Joseph A., 1935- River Niger.
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904. Chaika. English.
Rice, Elmer, 1892-1967. Street scene.
Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. Sweet bird of youth.
Wilson, Lanford, 1937- Talley's folly.
Miller, Jason. Championship season.
Churchill, Caryl. Top girls.
Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929. Tower.
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 Thomason, Elizabeth, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787640866
0787640867

 
    
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