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Title Drama for students. Volume 6 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / David Galens, editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 1999.


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 Axe Gale Lit Resource  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Contents The bacchae - Euripides -- Boesman & Lena - Athol Fugard -- Brighton Beach memoirs - Neil Simon -- Buried child - Sam Shepard -- The emperor Jones - Eugene O'Neill -- Hay fever - Noel Coward -- Hedda Gabler - Henrik Ibsen -- Man and superman - George Bernard Shaw -- A month in the country - Ivan Turgenev -- Mule bone - Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes -- The ruling class - Peter Barnes -- Speed-the-plow - David Mamet -- Torch song trilogy - Harvey Fierstein -- What the butler saw - Joe Orton.
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: xxi, 298 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 Euripides. Bacchae.
Fugard, Athol. Boesman & Lena.
Simon, Neil. Brighton Beach memoirs.
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017 Buried child.
O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Emperor Jones.
Coward, Noel, 1899-1973. Hay fever.
Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906. Hedda Gabler.
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. Man and superman.
Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883. Month in the country.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Mule bone.
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Mule bone.
Barnes, Peter, 1931-2004. Ruling class.
Mamet, David. Speed-the-plow.
Fierstein, Harvey, 1954- Torch song trilogy.
Orton, Joe. What the butler saw.
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 9780787627553

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