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Title Drama for students. Volume 24 : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / Jennifer Greve and Ira Mark Milne, project editors ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton
Published Detroit, Mich. : Thomson Gale, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 362 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Alison's house / Susan Glaspell -- Arden of Faversham / Anonymous -- The au pair man / Hugh Leonard -- Dirty blonde / Claudia Shear -- The exonerated / Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen -- The forc'd marriage / Aphra Behn -- Inadmissible evidence / John Osborne -- Indians / Arthur Kopit -- Indiscretions / Jean Cocteau -- A lesson from Aloes / Athol Fugard -- The prisoner of Second Avenue / Neil Simon -- Take me out / Richard Greenberg -- Two trains running / August Wilson -- Women of Trachis: Trachiniae / Sophocles
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
Notes "ISSN 1094-9232."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Sophocles. Trachiniae. English.
Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689. Forc'd marriage
Blank, Jessica, 1975- Exonerated
Cocteau, Jean, 1889-1963. Indiscretions
Fugard, Athol. Lesson from Aloes
Glaspell, Susan, 1876-1948. Alison's house
Greenberg, Richard, 1958- Take me out
Jensen, Erik, 1970- Exonerated
Kopit, Arthur, 1937- Indians
Leonard, Hugh. Au pair man
Osborne, John, 1929-1994. Inadmissible evidence
Shear, Claudia. Dirty blonde
Simon, Neil. Prisoner of Second Avenue
Wilson, August. Two trains running
SUBJECT Arden of Feversham.
Arden of Feversham. fast
Trachiniae (Sophocles) fast
Subject American drama -- 20th century.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Drama -- 20th century.
American drama.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Greve, Jennifer
Milne, Ira Mark.
Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN 1414405685