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Title Drama for students. Volume 20 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / Anne Marie Hacht, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Gale Lit Resource  Electronic Resource    ---  Available
Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Contents Angel's fall - Lanford Wilson -- Arsenic and old lace - Joseph Kesselring -- Bent - Martin Sherman -- The desperate hours - Joseph Hayes -- The imaginary invalid - Moliere -- The lion in winter - James Goldman -- Mister Roberts - Thomas Heggen -- Othello - William Shakespeare -- Play with a tiger - Doris Lessing -- Rocket to the moon - Clifford Odets -- Strange interlude - Eugene O'Neill -- A thousand clowns - Herb Gardner -- Winterset - Maxwell Anderson -- The young man from Atlanta - Horton Foote.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi: Gale, 2005. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xx, 356 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
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 Wilson, Lanford, 1937-2011 Angel's fall.
Kesselring, Joseph, 1902-1967. Arsenic and old lace.
Sherman, Martin. Bent.
Hayes, Joseph Arnold, 1918-2006 Desperate hours.
Molire, 1622-1673. Imaginary invalid.
Goldman, James. Lion in winter.
Heggen, Thomas, 1919-1949. Mister Roberts.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello.
Lessing, Doris May, 1919-2013 Play with a tiger.
Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963. Rocket to the moon.
O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Strange interlude.
Gardner, Herb, 1934-2003 Thousand clowns.
Anderson, Maxwell, 1888-1959. Winterset.
Foote, Horton, 1916-2009. Young man from Atlanta.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Drama -- 20th century.
American drama -- 20th century.
Added Author Hacht, Anne Marie, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787668174

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