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Title Drama for students. Volume 3 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / David Galens, editor.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 1998.
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents American buffalo - David Mamet -- The basic training of Pavlo Hummel - David Rabe -- Blood relations - Sharon Pollock -- Cat on a hot tin roof - Tennessee Williams -- The children's hour - Lillian Hellman -- Come back, little Sheba - William Inge -- The crucible - Arthur Miller -- Dutchman - Amiri Baraka -- Entertaining Mr. Sloane - Joe Orton -- Fences - August Wilson -- The homecoming - Harold Pinter -- Lear - Edward Bond -- Major Barbara - George Bernard Shaw -- Marat/Sade - Peter Weiss -- "Master Harold"...and the boys - Athol Fugard -- Private lives - Noel Coward -- True West - Sam Shepard -- Waiting for lefty - Clifford Odets -- Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? - Edward Albee.
Access For reference use only; cannot be checked out.
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. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xix, 427 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Mamet, David. American buffalo.
Rabe, David. Basic training of Pavlo Hummel.
Pollock, Sharon. Blood relations.
Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. Cat on a hot tin roof.
Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984. Children's hour.
Inge, William. Come back, little Sheba.
Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005. Crucible.
Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014. Dutchman.
Orton, Joe. Entertaining Mr. Sloane.
Wilson, August. Fences.
Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008. Homecoming.
Bond, Edward. Lear.
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. Major Barbara.
Weiss, Peter, 1916-1982. Verfolgung und Ermordung Jean Paul Marats. English.
Fugard, Athol. "Master Harold"...and the boys.
Coward, Noel, 1899-1973. Private lives.
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017. True west.
Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963. Waiting for lefty.
Albee, Edward, 1928- Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf.
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 Galens, David, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428314 (electronic book)
1414428316 (electronic book)
9780787627522
0787627526
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