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Title Drama for students. Volume 18 : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / David Galens, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 354 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Contains Calm down mother / Megan Terry -- A chaste maid in cheapside / Thomas Middleton -- The deserter / Norman Beim -- Endgame / Samuel Beckett -- I'm not Rappaport / Herb Gardner -- Lost in Yonkers / Neil Simon -- Mulatto / Langston Hughes -- The playboy of the western world / J.M. Synge -- The rose tattoo / Tennessee Williams -- The sound of a voice / David Henry Hwang -- The square root of wonderful / Carson McCullers -- Tartuffe / Moliere -- The verge / Susan Glaspell
Summary Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context
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 indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989. Fin de partie. English.
Beim, Norman. Deserter
Gardner, Herb, 1934-2003. I'm not Rappaport
Glaspell, Susan, 1876-1948. Verge
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Mulatto
Hwang, David Henry, 1957- Sound of a voice
McCullers, Carson, 1917-1967. Square root of wonderful
Middleton, Thomas, -1627. Chaste maid in cheapside
Molière, 1622-1673. Tartuffe.
Simon, Neil. Lost in Yonkers.
Synge, J. M. (John Millington), 1871-1909. Playboy of the western world.
Terry, Megan. Calm down mother
Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983. Rose tattoo.
Fin de partie (Beckett, Samuel)
Lost in Yonkers (Simon, Neil)
Playboy of the western world (Synge, J.M.)
Rose tattoo (Williams, Tennessee)
Tartuffe (Molière)
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 Galens, David.
Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN 078766815X