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Drama for students, presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas, Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton, Volume 29

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Drama for students, presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas, Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton, Volume 29
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
resource.biographical
contains biographical information
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Drama for students
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
bibliographydictionaries
Oclc number
786443271
Responsibility statement
Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton
Series statement
Gale eBooks
Sub title
presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas
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; understandable essays on play's construction; and excerpted critical commentary
Table Of Contents
12 angry men -- The Cuban swimmer / by Milcha Sanchez-Scott -- Guys and dolls / by Jo Swerling, Abe Burrows, and Frank Loesser -- Look homeward, angel / by Ketti Frings -- Los vendidos / by Luis Valdez -- Poof! / by Lynn Nottage -- A raisin in the sun -- The stronger / by August Strindberg -- They knew what they wanted / by Sidney Howard -- Time flies / by David Ives -- Trying to find Chinatown / by David Henry Hwang -- Workout / by Wendy Wasserstein
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