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Messiah of the new technique : John Howard Lawson, communism, and American theatre, 1923-1937

Author: Jonathan L Chambers
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2006.
Series: Theater in the Americas.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a political biography and a cultural history that focuses on John Howard Lawson's career in the theatre. This book emphasizes the evolution and interplay of the playwright's artistic vision  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chambers, Jonathan L., 1966-
Messiah of the new technique.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607741913
Named Person: John Howard Lawson; John Howard Lawson; John Howard Lawson; John Howard Lawson; John Howard Lawson
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan L Chambers
ISBN: 080932699X 9780809326990
OCLC Number: 62324694
Description: xv, 268 pages, [12] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Writing and righting a revolutionary's life --
The awakening --
Break down the walls of the theatre --
To beat the drums of rebellion --
The thorny path to commitment --
Lost like Hamlet in his inner-conflict --
Epilogue: The rebel now revolutionary.
Series Title: Theater in the Americas.
Responsibility: Jonathan L. Chambers.
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