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By Southern playwrights

plays from Actors Theatre of Louisville

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • American drama -- Southern States.,
    • American drama -- 20th century.,
    • Southern States -- Drama.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael Bigelow Dixon and Michele Volansky, editors ; foreword by Jon Jory.
      ContributionsDixon, Michael Bigelow., Volansky, Michele., Actors Theatre of Louisville.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS551 .B9 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p. ;
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL805911M
      ISBN 100813119677, 0813108772
      LC Control Number95042493

      Overview; Playwright; Director; Christopher Durang. Christopher Durang is a playwright whose plays include A History of the American Film (Tony nomination, Best Book of a Musical, ), The Actor’s Nightmare, Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You (Obie award; off-Bway run ), Beyond Therapy (on Broadway in , with Dianne Wiest and John Lithgow), Baby . Southern women playwrights: new essays in literary history and criticism / edited by Robert L. McDonald and Linda Rohrer Paige. Format Book Published Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, c Description xvi, p. ; 24 cm. Other contributors McDonald, Robert L., Paige, Linda Rohrer, Notes.

        What Is a Southern Writer, Anyway? Film Writing by Jim Ridley,” a new book from Vanderbilt University playwrights — always do: They know their communities from the inside out, as full. Similar Items. Southern women playwrights new essays in literary history and criticism / Published: () Southern women writers: the new generation / Published: () The Cambridge companion to the literature of the American South Published: () ; Feminine sense in Southern memoir: Smith, Glasgow, Welty, Hellman, Porter, and Hurston / by: Brantley, Will.

      They are poets, playwrights, novelists and scholars, and together they helped capture the voice of a nation. “Southern Women Writers: The book was a national sensation and won the. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The current state of scholarship on southern women playwrights / Robert L. Mcdonald --"Let the people sing!": Zora Neale Hurston and the dream of a Negro theater / John Lowe --These four: Hellman's roots are showing / Theresa R. .


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