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The Cambridge companion to David Mamet

Author: C W E Bigsby; Cambridge University Press.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This collection of specially written essays offers both student and theatregoer a guide to one of the most celebrated American dramatists working today. The volume covers the full range of Mamet's writing, as well as his films, including Homicide and The Spanish Prisoner. Additional chapters also explore Mamet and acting, Mamet as director, his fiction, and a survey of Mamet criticism. The Companion to David Mamet  Read more...
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Cambridge companion to David Mamet.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004
(DLC) 2003063279
(OCoLC)53369061
Named Person: David Mamet; David Mamet; David Mamet; David Mamet
Material Type: Biography, Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C W E Bigsby; Cambridge University Press.
ISBN: 0511221754 9780511221750
OCLC Number: 212415838
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 252 pages).
Contents: David Mamet / Christopher Bigsby --
The 1970s / Johan Callens --
Betrayal and friendship : David Mamet's American buffalo / Matthew Roudané --
The 1980s / Alain Piette --
Glengarry Glen Ross / Benedict Nightingale --
The 1990s / Heather Braun --
Oleanna : language and power / Brenda Murphy --
Mamet and the actor / Don B. Wilmeth --
On directing Mamet / Steven Price --
David Mamet and film / Philip French --
David Mamet's fiction / Christopher Bigsby --
Misreading Mamet : scholarship and reviews / David Sauer and Janice A. Sauer.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Responsibility: edited by Christopher Bigsby.
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A collection of specially written essays offering a guide to one of the most celebrated American dramatists working today.  Read more...

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'... a valuable addition to the criticism available on this significant American playwright.' New Theatre Quarterly '... innovative and resourceful ...' Journal of American Studies

 
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