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Twentieth-century American dramatists. Second series

Author: Christopher J Wheatley; Gale Research Inc.
Publisher: Detroit, MI : Gale Group, 2000.
Series: Dictionary of literary biography, v. 228.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Represents the diversity and productivity of American drama since 1900. The careers of playwrights whose works achieved notable popularity as well as critical success are presented in some detail. Emphasis is placed on biography and a synthesis of the critical reception of authors' works.
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Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography
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Twentieth-century American dramatists. Second series.
Detroit, MI : Gale Group, 2000
(DLC) 00042953
(OCoLC)44414174
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher J Wheatley; Gale Research Inc.
ISBN: 9780787631376 078763137X
OCLC Number: 320302200
Notes: "A Bruccoli Clark Layman Book."
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 375 pages) : illustrations, portraits.
Contents: Maxwell Anderson (1888-1959) --
Philip Barry (1896-1949) --
Marita Bonner (1899-1971) --
Mary Coyle Chase (1907-1981) --
Pearl Cleage (1948- ) --
Laura Farabough (1949- ) --
Rose Franken (1895-1988) --
Zona Gale (1874-1938) --
Jack Gelber (1932- ) --
Susan Glaspell (1876-1948) --
Lillian Hellman (1906-1984) --
Langston Hughes (1902-1967) --
David Henry Hwang (1957- ) --
Tony Kushner (1956- ) --
Jerome Lawrence (1915- ) and Robert E. Lee (1918-1994) --
John Howard Lawson (1894-1977) --
Anita Loos (1888-1981) --
Clare Boothe Luce (1903-1987) --
Donald Margulies (1954- ) --
Carson McCullers (1917-1967) --
David Rabe (1940- ) --
Mary Shaw (1854-1929) --
Martin Sherman (1938- ) --
Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) --
Wendy Wasserstein (1950- ) --
Thornton Wilder (1897-1975) --
August Wilson (1945- ).
Series Title: Dictionary of literary biography, v. 228.
Other Titles: 20th-century American dramatists
Responsibility: edited by Christopher J. Wheatley.

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Represents the diversity and productivity of American drama since 1900. The careers of playwrights whose works achieved notable popularity as well as critical success are presented in some detail. Emphasis is placed on biography and a synthesis of the critical reception of authors' works.

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