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August Wilson's twentieth-century cycle plays : a reader's companion

Author: Sanford Sternlicht
Publisher: Lubbock, Texas : Texas Tech University Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A literary guide examining the life of August Wilson and the themes, settings, and characters of his ten twentieth-century Cycle Plays"--
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sternlicht, Sanford, 1931-
August Wilson's twentieth-century cycle plays
(OCoLC)999606565
Named Person: August Wilson; August Wilson; August Wilson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sanford Sternlicht
ISBN: 9780896729001 0896729001
OCLC Number: 892163364
Description: x, 118 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. I.A Playwright's life --
pt. II. Introduction to the twentieth-century cycle --
pt. III. Gem of the ocean --
pt. IV. Joe Turner's Come and gone --
pt. V. Ma Rainey's Black bottom --
pt. VI. The piano lesson --
pt. VII. Seven guitars --
pt. VIII. Fences --
pt. IX. Two trains running --
pt. X. Jitney --
pt. XI. King Hedley II --
pt. XII. Radio Gulf --
pt. XIII. Non-cycle plays.
Responsibility: Sanford Sternlicht.

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A short literary guide to one of the US's greatest African American dramatists, August Wilson's Twentieth-Century Cycle Plays will serve a wide range of students, teachers, theatre professionals, and  Read more...

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